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Bromouracil

Known as: 5 BrU, Bromouracil [Chemical/Ingredient], 5-Bromouracil 
5-Bromo-2,4(1H,3H)-pyrimidinedione. Brominated derivative of uracil that acts as an antimetabolite, substituting for thymine in DNA. It is used… Expand
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2003
2003
Oxidative damage to DNA has been implicated in carcinogenesis during chronic inflammation. Epidemiological and biochemical… Expand
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Review
1997
Review
1997
Photocross-linking is a useful technique for the partial definition of the nucleic acid-protein interface of nucleoprotein… Expand
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1993
1993
To test whether ionized base pairs influence polymerase-catalyzed misinsertion rates, we measured the efficiency of forming 5… Expand
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
A mutant of CHO cells (strain EM9) previously isolated on the basis of hypersensitivity to killing by ethyl methanesulfonate (EMS… Expand
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1978
1978
A screening procedure based on the formation of papillae on individual bacterial colonies was used to isolate mutants of… Expand
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1977
Highly Cited
1977
Uracil-DNA glycosidase, an enzyme that catalyzes the release of free uracil from uracil-containing DNA, has been purified ll,OOO… Expand
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1975
Highly Cited
1975
The relationship between chromosomal aberrations and sister chromatid exchanges (SCE's) after treatment of Vicia faba root tips… Expand
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1973
Highly Cited
1973
In the first chapter, R. 0. Rahm summarizes information on the various photoproducts that can be produced in DNA, such as… Expand
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1972
Highly Cited
1972
Abstract DNA synthesized in ultraviolet-irradiated L5178Y mouse lymphoma cells is smaller than that made in unirradiated cells… Expand
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Highly Cited
1972
Highly Cited
1972
Two methods have been used to determine the origin and direction of chromosome replication in Escherichia coli: gradient of… Expand
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