DNA Damage Upon UV Illumination in the Presence of Inorganic UV-Shielding Materials


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White nanoparticles of calcia-doped ceria were prepared from the precipitate by reacting CeCl3-CaCl2 mixed solution with NaOH solution at pH 12 and the oxidation with hydrogen peroxide solution at 40oC, followed by the calcination at 700oC for 1 h. Ceria particles generated far less singlet oxygen and caused far less damage to the DNA plasmids upon UV illumination than either the titania or the zinc oxide reference pigments.



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Katsutoshi Komeya, Yohtaro Matsuo and Takashi Goto




T. Sato et al., "DNA Damage Upon UV Illumination in the Presence of Inorganic UV-Shielding Materials", Key Engineering Materials, Vol. 352, pp. 293-296, 2007

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August 2007




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