mitochondrial DNA catabolic process

Known as: mtDNA breakdown, mtDNA catabolic process, mitochondrial DNA degradation 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the breakdown of mitochondrial DNA. [GOC:mah]
National Institutes of Health

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1992-2018
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2018
2018
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) can provide a means for forensic identity testing when genotyping of nuclear DNA (nuDNA) targets is not… (More)
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2017
2017
Mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) can undergo double-strand breaks (DSBs), caused by defective replication, or by various endogenous or… (More)
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2016
2016
In a living cell, oxidative stress resulting from an external or internal insult can result in mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) damage… (More)
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2015
2015
Mitochondrial nucleoids are confined sites of mitochondrial DNA existing in complex clusters with the DNA-compacting… (More)
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2015
2015
Plants predominantly show maternal transmission of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA). One known exception is cucumber, in which the mtDNA… (More)
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2014
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2014
It is generally accepted that healthy cells degrade their own mitochondria. Here, we report that retinal ganglion cell axons of… (More)
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2013
2013
Considerable progress has been made recently toward understanding the processes of mitochondrial DNA (mtDNA) damage and repair… (More)
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2013
2013
Multiple lines of evidence support the notion that DNA ligase III (LIG3), the only DNA ligase found in mitochondria, is essential… (More)
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1999
1999
BACKGROUND & AIMS Ethanol causes oxidative stress in the hepatic mitochondria of experimental animals and mitochondrial DNA… (More)
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1992
1992
Teniposide [4'-demethylepipophyllotoxin-4-(4,6-O-thenylidene-beta-D- glucopyranoside) (VM-26)] is a cancer chemotherapeutic drug… (More)
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