July 2004
Joe Weider's Muscle & Fitness;Jul2004, Vol. 65 Issue 7, p235
Reports on a study by scientists at Boston University in Massachusetts on the effect of a molecule called thymidine dinucleotide on the skin. Capability of thymidine dinucleotide to stop skin cancer and tan the skin.


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