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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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Highly Cited
2012
Highly Cited
2012
Genes mutated in patients with Fanconi anemia (FA) interact with the DNA repair genes BRCA1 and BRCA2/FANCD1 to suppress… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Mutation of the breast cancer susceptibility gene, BRCA2, leads to breast and ovarian cancers. Mechanistic insight into the… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
We describe a new cloning method, sequence and ligation–independent cloning (SLIC), which allows the assembly of multiple DNA… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The breast cancer susceptibility protein BRCA2 controls the function of RAD51, a recombinase enzyme, in pathways for DNA repair… Expand
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
Cellular DNA is subjected to continual attack, both by reactive species inside cells and by environmental agents. Toxic and… Expand
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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… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
BRCA1 immunostaining reveals discrete, nuclear foci during S phase of the cell cycle. Human Rad51, a homolog of bacterial RecA… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Inherited mutations in the human BRCA2 gene cause about half of the cases of early-onset breast cancer. The embryonic expression… Expand
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Highly Cited
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… Expand
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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… Expand
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