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Fluorescent Tags Help Scientists Solve Mystery Of Human DNA Replication
2013-04-02 05:24:54

Scientists at Penn State University have discovered how a vital step in the human DNA replication process – the loading of molecular structures known as sliding clamps onto DNA molecules – is performed.


Word of the Day
ecotone
  • A transitional zone between two communities containing the characteristic species of each.
The word 'ecotone' comes 'eco-' plus a Greek root meaning 'tension'.