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Mismatch Repair

  • By: Justin Corfield
  • In: Encyclopedia of Global Health
  • Edited by: Yawei Zhang
  • Subject:Public Health (general), Public Health Education & Health Promotion

A mutational event that disrupts the superhelical structure of DNA has the potential to compromise the genetic stability of the entire cell. The DNA mismatch repair is a system whereby one can recognize and repair the erroneous insertion in the DNA ...

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