Inroads into base excision repair II: The discovery of DNA glycosylases

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Abstract

The discovery of a DNA glycosylase that specifically removes uracil from DNA, opened the door for uncovering a large class of such enzymes that are fundamental to the process of base excision repair of DNA.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)1531-1536
Number of pages6
JournalDNA Repair
Volume3
Issue number11
DOIs
StatePublished - Nov 2 2004

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DNA Glycosylases
DNA Repair
Repair
Uracil
DNA
Enzymes

Keywords

  • Base excision repair
  • DNA glycosidase
  • Uracil-DNA glycosylase

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Biochemistry
  • Molecular Biology

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Inroads into base excision repair II : The discovery of DNA glycosylases. / Friedberg, Errol C.

In: DNA Repair, Vol. 3, No. 11, 02.11.2004, p. 1531-1536.

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