PABA

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PABA

(biochemistry)
para-aminobenzoic acid
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In addition, chemicals in externally applied substances--including colognes and after-shave lotions, soaps formulated with halogenated bacteriostatic agents and even some sunscreens, especially those containing paraaminobenzoic acid (PABA), PABA esters, cinnamates and benzophenones--can cause a photosensitive reaction.