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telomere

Known as: Telomeres 
OBSOLETE. A complex of DNA and protein that seals the end of a chromosome. The telomeric DNA consists of simple tandemly repeated sequences specific… 
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2013
Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
Numerous studies demonstrate links between chronic stress and indices of poor health, including risk factors for cardiovascular… 
Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
Most human somatic cells can undergo only a limited number of population doublings in vitro. This exhaustion of proliferative… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
  • R. Cawthon
  • Nucleic acids research
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 9299886
It has long been presumed impossible to measure telomeres in vertebrate DNA by PCR amplification with oligonucleotide primers… 
Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Telomere length has frequently been used as a means to predict the future life of cells. But by itself it can be a poor indicator… 
Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Immortalization of human cells is often associated with reactivation of telomerase, a ribonucleoprotein enzyme that adds TTAGGG… 
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
When human fibroblasts from different donors are grown in vitro, only a small fraction of the variation in their finite… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
THE terminus of a DNA helix has been called its Achilles' heel1. Thus to prevent possible incomplete replication2 and… 
Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
WE have hypothesized that end-to-end chromosome fusions observed in some tumours could play a part in genetic instability… 
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
A highly conserved repetitive DNA sequence, (TTAGGG)n, has been isolated from a human recombinant repetitive DNA library…