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Uracil

Known as: 4-hydroxy-2-(1H)-pyrimidione, 2,4(1H,3H)-Pyrimidinedione, 2,4-Pyrimidinediol 
A chemical compound that is used to make one of the building blocks of RNA. It is a type of pyrimidine.
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2009
Highly Cited
2009
Techniques for systematically monitoring protein translation have lagged far behind methods for measuring messenger RNA (mRNA… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
BACKGROUND In a previous phase 3 trial of adjuvant chemotherapy after resection of non-small-cell lung cancer, a combination of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Activation-induced cytidine deaminase (AID) is a 'master molecule' in immunoglobulin (Ig) class-switch recombination (CSR) and… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
A functional immune system depends on the production of a wide range of immunoglobulin molecules. Immunoglobulin variable region… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Folate deficiency causes massive incorporation of uracil into human DNA (4 million per cell) and chromosome breaks. The likely… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
Precise mapping of DNA methylation patterns in CpG islands has become essential for understanding diverse biological processes… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The modulation of DNA-protein interactions by methylation of protein-binding sites in DNA and the occurrence in genomic… Expand
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
Polymerase chain reactions (PCRs) synthesize abundant amplification products. Contamination of new PCRs with trace amounts of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
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  • Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences…
  • 1985
  • Corpus ID: 1625498
Several single-base substitution mutations have been introduced into the lacZ alpha gene in cloning vector M13mp2, at 40-60… Expand
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Highly Cited
1985
Highly Cited
1985
Untreated (–) and ExoSAP-IT treated (+) PCR products were analyzed by gel electrophoresis. A variety of PCR products of different… Expand
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