Partition of Cell Particles and Macromolecules

  title={Partition of Cell Particles and Macromolecules},
  author={Ann E. Schluederberg},
  journal={The Yale Journal of Biology and Medicine},
  pages={255 - 256}
In the first chapter, R. 0. Rahm summarizes information on the various photoproducts that can be produced in DNA, such as pyrimidine base dimers, pyrimidine adducts, hydrates and products formed with sensitizers such as the base analogue bromouracil, or dye sensitizers such as acetophenone or acridines. The effects of uv light on bacteria and the mechanism of excision repair of pyrimidine dimers is described by B. A. Hamkalo and in protozoa by G. L. Whitson. The chapter on the effects of… CONTINUE READING