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Error-prone DNA repair

Clinging for Dear Life
A rare disease sheds light on back-up DNA repair
A Better DNA Molecule

Weizmann Institute Scientists Build A Better DNA Molecule

(l-r) Sharon Avkin, Leanne Toube, Prof. Zvi Livneh and Dr. Ziv Sevilya. Healthy compromise
A newly discovered molecular security mechanism puts a limit on...
Weizmann Institute scientists discover: A Molecular Security Mechanism for Keeping Mutations in Check
Everyone knows mutations – genetic mistakes in DNA, the material of heredity – are bad: The more...
Scientists Discover Enzymes Capable of Duplicating Damaged Genetic Material, Creating New Mutations

Potential applications of this Weizmann Institute discovery include suppressing the spread of antibiotic-resistant bacteria and...