Latest DNA repair Stories
Telomeres, the complex structures that protect the end of chromosomes, of peripheral blood cells are significantly shorter in patients with familial breast cancer than in the general population.
Scientists from the Hebrew University have identified the molecular basis for DNA breakage, a hallmark of cancer cells.
EMERYVILLE, Calif., July 18, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Bionovo, Inc.
Scientists at the Salk Institute for Biological Studies have found clues to the functioning of an important damage response protein in cells.
Researchers at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have demonstrated a molecular strategy they say could make a much larger variety of tumors treatable with PARP inhibitors, a promising new class of cancer drugs.
Cells in the human body are constantly being exposed to stress from environmental chemicals or errors in routine cellular processes.
Scientists at Dana-Farber Cancer Institute have uncovered a new role for a key cancer protein, a finding that could pave the way for more-effective radiation treatment of a variety of tumors.
Researchers from the University of Sheffield have discovered valuable insight into how people develop B-cell lymphoma, one of the most common cancers in the UK.
BOULDER, Colo., June 2, 2011 /PRNewswire/ -- Clovis Oncology, Inc. announced today an agreement with Pfizer Inc.
In addition to its damaging effect on the environment and its illegal smuggling into developing countries, researchers have now linked e-waste to adverse effects on human health, such as inflammation and oxidative stress â€“ precursors to cardiovascular disease, DNA damage and possibly cancer.
- The act of burning, scorching, or heating to dryness; the state or being thus heated or dried.
- In medicine, cauterization.