Latest DNA repair Stories
A team of researchers, led by Pier Paolo Pandolfi, at Beth Israel Deaconess Medical Center, Boston, has identified a new type of cellular senescence (i.e., irreversible arrest of cell growth) and determined a way to enhance it to suppress prostate tumor development and growth in mice.
Biomarkers, new treatments possible for Friedreich's ataxia.
A new study establishes a molecular link that bridges two rare inherited disorders and explains why these diseases result in genetic instability.
In order to preserve our DNA, cells have developed an intricate system for monitoring and repairing DNA damage.
Genome rearrangements in 24 breast cancers.
MIT and Boston University researchers have discovered that the drug hydroxyurea kills bacteria by inducing them to produce molecules toxic to themselves â€” a conclusion that raises the possibility of finding new antibiotics that use similar mechanisms.
When cells experience DNA damage, they'll try to repair it. But if that fails, the damaged cells are supposed to self-destruct, a process called apoptosis.
Small molecule plus TMZ appears to lower tumor resistance.
NEW YORK, Dec.
A protein that plays a key role in copying DNA also plays a vital role in repairing breaks in it, UC Davis scientists have found.
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