uvr


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uvr

gene one of a number of genes responsible for repair (EXCISION REPAIR) of DNA damage caused by UV LIGHT.
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UVR can also increase the risk of developing skin cancer.
1 Large melanosomes have greater melanin content and can absorb more UVR.
t,R], asociados a la curva cero cupon nominal y real, respectivamente, son calculados a partir de los parametros de la metodologia propuesta por Nelson y Siegel (1987) para los titulos de tesoreria (TES) en pesos y en UVR transados en el Sistema Electronico de Negociacion (SEN) y Mercado Electronico de Colombia (MEC), con vencimientos (n) entre 1 y 96 meses (15).
With regards to detailed anatomic locations and with respect to gender differences, following four categories (levels) of solar UVR exposure exist (Table 1): a) minimal lifetime exposure; b) low lifetime, predominantly intermittent exposure; c) high lifetime, predominantly intermittent exposure; and c) maximal (chronic + intermittent) lifetime exposure.
UVR Defence Tech meanwhile stipulates that military camouflage options must cover a range of the electromagnetic spectrum including ultraviolet light (less than 400 nanometres/nm) and the visible spectrum stretching from 400nm to 8oonm.
It is known that UVR increases with altitude by 6-10% every 1000m, (13) causing a projected increase of around 75-170% between sea level and a typical airline cruising altitude of 35,000ft.
UVR is the most significant etiologic agent in the development of skin cancer in two primary ways.
El sistema de financiacion de vivienda con unidades de valor real, UVR, se presenta en el decimo capitulo, ultimo del libro, con la explicacion de dos creditos otorgados asi: uno bajo el sistema de cuota constante en UVR y el otro, con el sistema de abono constante a capital en UVR.
Los sistemas utilizados para creditos estan denominados en pesos o en Unidad de Valor Real, UVR [4].
A study published in December 2011 estimated that around 86 per cent of malignant melanomas in the UK in 2010 were linked to exposure to UVR from the sun and sunbeds.