Science & Technology
New way that cells fix DNA discovered
By T.K. Randall
June 12, 2009 · 3 comments
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Researchers have discovered a new way in which DNA repairs itself, a process integral to the prevention of cancer. Previously only one method for DNA repair was known about, the new discovery could help develop new cancer treatments.
A team of researchers at The Scripps Research Institute and other institutions has discovered a new way by which DNA repairs itself, a process that is critical to the protection of the genome, and integral to prevention of cancer development."
Source: Science Daily
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