Taking Drosophila Rad51 for a SPiN

@article{Radford2004TakingDR,
  title={Taking Drosophila Rad51 for a SPiN},
  author={Sarah J. Radford and Jeff Sekelsky},
  journal={Nature Structural &Molecular Biology},
  year={2004},
  volume={11},
  pages={9-10}
}
Genomic integrity is essential to the survival of any organism, and DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs) are a dangerous threat to this integrity. Although it is well known that exogenous agents such as ionizing radiation can induce DSBs, problems encountered during replication are probably the most significant source of this type of damage. In addition, some… CONTINUE READING