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Mechanisms of DNA Repair

Written by research experts, this volume of Progress in Molecular Biology and Translational Science focuses on current science surrounding the mechanisms of DNA repair.

Researchers, professors and graduate students in biochemistry, chemistry, molecular biology, biotechnology, and medicine.

Hardbound, 336 Pages

Published: July 2012

Imprint: Academic Press

ISBN: 978-0-12-387665-2


    "Full of interest not only for the molecular biologist-for whom the numerous references will be invaluable-but will also appeal to a much wider circle of biologists, and in fact to all those who are concerned with the living cell."--British Medical Journal


    1. Dynamics of Lesion Processing by Bacterial Nucleotide Excision Repair Proteins
      Neil M. Kad and Bennett Van Houten
    2. Transcription-coupled DNA Repair in Prokaryotes
      Ann Ganesan, Graciela Spivak, and Philip C. Hanawalt
    3. The Functions of MutL in Mismatch Repair: The Power of Multitasking
      Alba Guarné
    4. The Fpg/Nei Family of DNA Glycosylases: Substrates, Structures and Search for Damage
      Aishwarya Prakash, Sylvie Doublié and Susan S. Wallace
    5. Regulation of Base Excision Repair in Eukaryotes by Dynamic Localization Strategies
      Swartzlander DB, Bauer NC, Corbett AH and Doetsch PW
    6. Oxidized Base Damage and Single-Strand Break Repair in Mammalian Genomes: Role of Disordered Regions and Posttranslational Modifications in Early Enzymes
      Muralidhar L. Hegde, Tadahide Izumi and Sankar Mitra
    7. Homologous Recombination in Eukaryotes
      Ravindra Amunugama and Richard Fishel
    8. Overview for the Histone Codes for DNA Repair
      Elizabeth A. Williamson, Justin W. Wray, Pranshu Bansal and Robert Hromas
    9. The RSC and INO80 Chromatin Remodeling Complexes in DNA Double-Strand Break Repair
      Anna L. Chambers and Jessica A. Downs
    10. Mechanistic Links between ATM and Histone Methylation Codes during DNA Repair
      Ye Xu, Chang Xu and Brendan D. Price
    11. Exploiting Synthetic Lethal Interactions between DNA Damage Signaling, Checkpoint Control and p53 for Targeted Cancer Therapy
      Sandra Morandell and Michael B. Yaffe


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