The link between UV exposure and development of skin cancer has been well-established by means of epidemiological and empirical evidence. From a chemical point of view, UV radiation is able to modify the integrity of the DNA molecule.
Cell polarity is a very basic cell characteristic and essential for the cell to sense and respond to the environment (surrounding cells and extracellular matrix) and therefore for cell physiology.
The Erasmus+ student will be integrated within the group of Dr.
The Pleistocene Archaeology Laboratory (PAL) is a new research facility in the Instituto de Historia-CSIC.
The Erasmus+ student will be integrated within the group of Dr. Jesus Campos (http://jcamposgroup.iiq.us-csic.es/), tenured scientist at IIQ (CSIC-Univ. Sevilla).
Plants are able to transform inorganic sulfur compounds into cysteine, which is an organic reduced sulfur compound.