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Keyword DNA repair

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DefinitionProtein involved in the repair of DNA, the various biochemical processes by which damaged DNA can be restored. DNA repair embraces, for instance, not only the direct reversal of some types of damage (such as the enzymatic photoreactivation of thymine dimers), but also multiple distinct mechanisms for excising damaged base; termed nucleotide excision repair (NER), base excision repair (BER) and mismatch repair (MMR); or mechanisms for repairing double-strand breaks.
CategoryBiological process
GODNA repair [ GO:0006281 ]
GraphicalBiological processDNA repairDNA damage
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BroaderDNA damage
NarrowerExcision nuclease
SOS response