Cancer: Catalyst of a catalyst

Stephen C. Kowalczykowski

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Abstract

Breast cancers arise when the BRCA2 protein is defective, but what does the normal enzyme do? Studies of a relative of BRCA2 reveal a capacity to initiate the repair of broken DNA by loading a repair protein.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)591-592
Number of pages2
JournalNature
Volume433
Issue number7026
DOIs
StatePublished - Feb 10 2005

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    Kowalczykowski, S. C. (2005). Cancer: Catalyst of a catalyst. Nature, 433(7026), 591-592. https://doi.org/10.1038/433591a