Mycosporine-Like Amino Acids and Their Derivatives as Natural Antioxidants

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Wada, Naoki; Sakamoto, Toshio; Matsugo, Seiichi;
(2015)

Mycosporine-like amino acids (MAAs) are water-soluble molecules that absorb UV-A and UV-B radiation and disperse the energy as heat. MAAs show great diversity in their molecular structures, which exhibit a range of molecular weights spanning 188 to 1050 Daltons. MAAs ar... View more
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