Why we have to preserve genome integrity

Last updated 25th Jan 2020
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An enthusiastic scientist, who is passionate about research and imbibing knowledge.


Knowledge of how cells detect and repair DNA damage through an array of mechanisms should allay our anxiety concerning cancer development. Studies on DNA damage detection and repair processes are important toward a holistic approach to cancer therapy

The entire genetic information carried by an organism makes up its genome. Genes have a diverse number of functions. They code different proteins for normal proliferation of cells. However, changes...