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European Journal of Dermatology


Environmental hazards and the skin Volume 16, issue 3, May-June 2006

  • Page(s) : 322-4
  • Published in: 2006

Auteur(s) : C. Piérard-Franchimont, P. Quatresooz, E. Berardesca, G. Plomteux, G.E. Piérard. Introduction The skin plays many roles important for life. One of the most vital is its barrier function between a constant internal milieu and the potentially hostile outside environment. Many other major professional groups, including toxicologists, internists, environmental scientists, pharmacologists, oncologists and microbiologists have joined with dermatologists to study this interplay. The major [...]