Description

DNA Repair and Replication contains an up-to-date review of general principles of DNA replication and an overview of the multiple pathways involved in DNA repair. Specific DNA repair pathways, including base-excision repair, light-dependent direct reversal of UV-damage, nucleotide-excision repair, transcription-coupled repair, double-strand break repair, and mismatch repair, are each discussed in separate chapters.

Key Features

Selected Contents: -Base Excision Repair -Eukaryotic DNA Mismatch Repair -Double Strand Break Repair -Functions of DNA Polymerases -Somatic Hypermutation: A Mutational Panacea

Readership

Biochemists, biophysicists, cell biologists, and protein chemists

Details

No. of pages:
368
Language:
English
Copyright:
© 2004
Published:
Imprint:
Academic Press
eBook ISBN:
9780080522425
Print ISBN:
9780120342693
Print ISBN:
9780124112872

About the serial-volume-editor

Wei Yang

Affiliations and Expertise

NIH, Laboratory of Molecular Biology, Rockville, Maryland, USA