Fishy sunscreen

July 28, 2015

Centre Director, Professor Vincent Bulone is leading research into an all new natural sunscreen made from fish slime, algae and crustacean shells, as reported in the American Chemical Society’s Applied Materials & Interfaces Journal. The paper, titled “Exploiting Mycosporines as Natural Molecular Sunscreens for the Fabrication of UV-Absorbing Green Materials”, discusses how the researchers combined the protective […]