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Enzyme responsible for splitting DNA strands

  1. Oct 25, 2007 #1

    Astronuc

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    This should be interesting for those in biochemsitry and genetics.

    Scientists spy enzyme that makes us unique
    http://www.eurekalert.org/pub_releases/2007-10/uol-sse101707.php
    http://www.fbs.leeds.ac.uk/research/bulletin/index.php?id=1007
     
    Last edited: Oct 25, 2007
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  3. Dec 12, 2007 #2

    Ouabache

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    Always a pleasure to see science unravel another piece of the our biological puzzle. So far the enzyme from a bacteriophage behaves in this manner. It will be interesting to learn if higher organisms use the same mechanism.
     
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