"Furocoumarins" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Polycyclic compounds consisting of a furan ring fused with coumarin. They commonly occur in PLANTS, especially UMBELLIFERAE and RUTACEAE, as well as PSORALEA.
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Below are the most recent publications written about "Furocoumarins" by people in Profiles.
Reported use of photosensitizing medications and basal cell and squamous cell carcinoma of the skin: results of a population-based case-control study. J Invest Dermatol. 2007 Dec; 127(12):2901-3.
Phototherapeutic, photobiologic, and photosensitizing properties of khellin. J Invest Dermatol. 1988 May; 90(5):720-4.