Real-time polymerase chain reaction analysis of a 3895-bp mitochondrial DNA deletion in epithelial swabs and its use as a quantitative marker for sunlight exposure in human skin (2010)

Author(s): Harbottle A, Maki J, Reguly B, Wittock R, Robinson K, Parr R, Birch-Machin MA

      • Date: 08-11-2010
      • Journal: British Journal of Dermatology
      • Volume: 163
      • Issue: 6
      • Pages: 1291-1295
      • Publisher: Wiley-Blackwell Publishing, Inc.
      • Publication type: Article
      • Bibliographic status: Published

      Keywords: DNA deletion mitochondrial DNA real-time PCR skin cancer ultraviolet radiation PCR ANALYSIS REPAIR DAMAGE RESPIRATION MUTATION CANCER CELLS MTDNA


      Professor Mark Birch-Machin
      (1) Associate Dean of Business Development and Commercial interface (2) Professor of Molecular Dermatology (3) Deputy Degree Programme Director MRes (Biotechnology) (4) Co-Founder:Genesis Genomics (now Mitomics) Inc (5) Co-Founder PB Bioscience Ltd