RAD51 gene

Known as: RECOMBINATION PROTEIN A, FANCR, BRCC5 
This gene is involved in both homologous recombination and repair of DNA.
National Institutes of Health

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2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mutation of the breast cancer susceptibility gene, BRCA2, leads to breast and ovarian cancers. Mechanistic insight into the… (More)
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Fanconi anemia (FA) is a human autosomal recessive cancer susceptibility disorder characterized by cellular sensitivity to… (More)
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1999
Highly Cited
1999
Telomere length is maintained by the de novo addition of telomere repeats by telomerase, yet recombination can elongate telomeres… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Yeast rad51 mutants are viable, but extremely sensitive to gamma-rays due to defective repair of double-strand breaks. In… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
In Saccharomyces cerevisiae, the RAD51 and RAD52 genes are involved in recombination and in repair of damaged DNA. The RAD51 gene… (More)
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1997
Highly Cited
1997
Recent work has shown that the murine BRCA2 tumor suppressor protein interacts with the murine RAD51 protein. This interaction… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
The mouse Rad51 gene is a mammalian homologue of the Escherichia coli recA and yeast RAD51 genes, both of which are involved in… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
Yeast RAD51 gene functions in genetic recombination and DNA double-strand break repair. In vitro, in the presence of ATP and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1994
Highly Cited
1994
The RAD51 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae is required for genetic recombination and DNA double-strand break repair. Here it is… (More)
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1993
Highly Cited
1993
Rad51, of Saccharomyces cerevisiae, is a homologue of recA of Escherichia coli and plays crucial roles in both mitotic and… (More)
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