Structural biology: Snapshots of DNA repair

Stephen C. Kowalczykowski

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Abstract

In recombinational DNA repair, nearly identical sequences in chromosomes are found and swapped. Structures of the RecA-DNA complexes involved provide insight into the mechanism and energetics of this universal process.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)463-466
Number of pages4
JournalNature
Volume453
Issue number7194
DOIs
StatePublished - May 22 2008

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Kowalczykowski, S. C. (2008). Structural biology: Snapshots of DNA repair. Nature, 453(7194), 463-466. https://doi.org/10.1038/453463a