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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.
Research could lead to an understanding of how accurate DNA replication occurs to prevent mutations known to result in cancer and genetic diseases DETROIT, Dec.
Scientists here have identified how the motions of an enzyme are related to correctly copying genetic instructions, setting the stage for studies that can uncover what happens when DNA copying mistakes are made.
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