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Structural Basis of UV DNA-Damage Recognition by the DDB1–DDB2 Complex
Ultraviolet (UV) light-induced pyrimidine photodimers are repaired by the nucleotide excision repair pathway. Photolesions have biophysical parameters closely resembling undamaged DNA, impedingExpand
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Basic Investigation on a Robust and Practical Plant Diagnostic System
Accurate plant diagnosis requires experts' knowledge but is usually expensive and time consuming. Therefore, it has become necessary to design an accurate, easy, and low-cost automated diagnosticExpand
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Structural relations and pseudosymmetries in the andorite homologous series
The structure of quatrandorite is reported for the first time from an untwinned sample from Oura mine, San Jose, Bolivia. The mineral crystallizes in P2 1 /c, a = 19.1686 (19) A, b = 17.160 (3) A, cExpand
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Basic Study of Automated Diagnosis of Viral Plant Diseases Using Convolutional Neural Networks
Detecting plant diseases is usually difficult without an experts’ knowledge. Therefore, fast and accurate automated diagnostic methods are highly desired in agricultural fields. Several studies onExpand
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Preferential formation of (5S,6R)-thymine glycol for oligodeoxyribonucleotide synthesis and analysis of drug binding to thymine glycol-containing DNA
We previously reported the chemical synthesis of oligonucleotides containing thymine glycol, a major form of oxidative DNA damage. In the preparation of the phosphoramidite building block, theExpand
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Characterization of distamycin A binding to damaged DNA.
We previously reported that distamycin A, a natural antibiotic known as a minor groove binder, could bind to DNA duplexes containing the (6-4) photoproduct formed at its target site, whereas theExpand
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Syncope caused by coronary artery spasm without chest pain leading to ventricular fibrillation
We present a case of syncope caused by coronary artery spasm without chest pain leading to ventricular fibrillation despite of vasodilator therapy with a calcium channel blocker (CCB). A 68-year-oldExpand
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[A Case of Malignant Lymphoma of the Jejunum That Developed Stenosis and Perforation after a Complete Response to Chemotherapy].
A 57-year-old woman was admitted owing to epigastric pain.Abdominal computed tomography demonstrated a tumor in the origin of the jejunum.After an endoscopic biopsy, we diagnosed diffuse large B-cellExpand
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Assessment of Child-Care Stress in Mothers
Child abuse is increasing rapidly in Japan,even though the Child Abuse Prevention Law has been in effect for 8 years.Parents’and children’s behavior and conditions are examples of factors.The purposeExpand
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