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(ADP-Ribose)n, A New Component in DNA Repair

  • Sydney Shall
  • Barbara Durkacz
  • Diane Ellis
  • Judy Irwin
  • Pamela Lewis
  • Mohan Perera
Part of the NATO Advanced Study Institutes Series book series (NSSA, volume 40)

Abstract

It has beeri,known for about 25 years that DNA-damaging chemicals and radiation will lower cellular NAD levels. We provide a biochemical explanation for these observations which leads us into the hypothesis that NAD metabolism participates in DNA repair.

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© Plenum Press, New York 1981

Authors and Affiliations

  • Sydney Shall
    • 1
  • Barbara Durkacz
    • 1
  • Diane Ellis
    • 1
  • Judy Irwin
    • 1
  • Pamela Lewis
    • 1
  • Mohan Perera
    • 1
  1. 1.Biochemistry LaboratoryUniversity of Sussex BrightonSussexEngland

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