DNA

  • Josef Flammer
  • Maneli Mozaffarieh
  • Hans Bebie
Chapter

Abstract

Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) can be compared with a CD-ROM compact disc. This means that information is stored that can be repeatedly read without changing the information. The DNA codes the information that finally guides the metabolism and structure of cells. Let's explain this with an analogy.

Keywords

Comet Assay Repair Capacity Molecular Biologist Double Chain Oculocutaneous Albinism 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Josef Flammer
    • 1
  • Maneli Mozaffarieh
    • 1
  • Hans Bebie
    • 2
  1. 1.Department of OphthalmologyUniversity of BaselBaselSwitzerland
  2. 2.Institute for Theoretical PhysicsUniversity of BernBernSwitzerland

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