Rad54, the motor of homologous recombination.

@article{Mazin2010Rad54TM,
  title={Rad54, the motor of homologous recombination.},
  author={A. V. Mazin and Olga M. Mazina and Dmitry V. Bugreev and Matthew J. Rossi},
  journal={DNA repair},
  year={2010},
  volume={9 3},
  pages={286-302}
}
Homologous recombination (HR) performs crucial functions including DNA repair, segregation of homologous chromosomes, propagation of genetic diversity, and maintenance of telomeres. HR is responsible for the repair of DNA double-strand breaks and DNA interstrand cross-links. The process of HR is initiated at the site of DNA breaks and gaps and involves a search for homologous sequences promoted by Rad51 and auxiliary proteins followed by the subsequent invasion of broken DNA ends into the… CONTINUE READING

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