A molecular plaster to repair DNA

In collaboration with the Friedrich Miescher Institute, the team of David Shore has discovered the key role of a protein called Rif1 in the protection, stabilization and repair of damaged DNA. This study, published on June 17, 2017 in Nature Structural & Molecular Biology, uncovers a DNA maintenance function likely to be present in all eukaryotes.

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12 Jun 2017

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