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Sunscreen Pill Using Coral Found to be More Effective

by Savitha C Muppala on  September 1, 2011 at 8:18 PM Research News   - G J E 4
Intrigued by the way coral uses algae to develop its own sunscreen, British scientists feel that a "sunscreen pill" using coral may offer longer protection against harmful ultraviolet (UV) rays.
 Sunscreen Pill Using Coral Found to be More Effective
Sunscreen Pill Using Coral Found to be More Effective
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This new pill can offer protection for weeks without the need for sunglasses or sunscreen lotion.  

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Scientists also found that fish which feed on this coral also received the sunscreen protection.



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