Radiation Tolerance

Known as: Radiation Sensitivity, Tolerance, Radiation, Radiosensitivities 
The ability of some cells or tissues to survive lethal doses of IONIZING RADIATION. Tolerance depends on the species, cell type, and physical and… (More)
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
The biological response to DNA double-strand breaks acts to preserve genome integrity. Individuals bearing inactivating mutations… (More)
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2007
Highly Cited
2007
The cytokinesis-block micronucleus cytome assay is a comprehensive system for measuring DNA damage, cytostasis and cytotoxicity… (More)
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2003
Highly Cited
2003
Little is known about the quantitative contributions of nonhomologous end joining (NHEJ) and homologous recombination (HR) to DNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
DNA damage-induced acetylation of p53 protein leads to its activation and either growth arrest or apoptosis. We show here that… (More)
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Highly Cited
1998
Highly Cited
1998
Nijmegen breakage syndrome (NBS) is an autosomal recessive disorder characterized by increased cancer incidence, cell cycle… (More)
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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… (More)
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1995
Highly Cited
1995
A gene, ATM, that is mutated in the autosomal recessive disorder ataxia telangiectasia (AT) was identified by positional cloning… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
A method for measuring DNA damage to individual cells, based on the technique of microelectrophoresis, was described by Ostling… (More)
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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… (More)
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Highly Cited
1961
Highly Cited
1961
Evidence is accumulating that the proliferative capacity of mammalian cells has a uniformly high radiation sensitivity regardless… (More)
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