A term used in photobiology
to refer to photoinduced damage requiring the simultaneous presence of light, photosensitizer
and molecular oxygen. A sensitized photooxidation
which involves molecular oxygen.
PAC, 1996, 68, 2223
(Glossary of terms used in photochemistry (IUPAC Recommendations 1996))
on page 2260
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