Ten Bio’s innovative human skin model, TenSkinTM, features in a recent publication assessing the carcinogenic risk through direct DNA damage of filtered far-UVC exposure. This work forms part of a concerted effort to evaluate the potential for full‐room inactivation of airborne SARS‐CoV‐2, the virus responsible for the COVID‐19 pandemic, using novel light sources, with an end goal of achieving rapid decontamination of occupied public spaces.

This letter is published in the British Journal of Dermatology and is now available online https://doi.org/10.1111/bjd.19816