Mon, 25 Jul 2016 03:45:00 GMT
A telomere is a region of repetitive nucleotide sequences at each end of a chromosome, which protects the end of the chromosome from deterioration or from fusion with ...
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 13:11:00 GMT
Without telomeres, the main part of the chromosome — the part with genes essential for life — would get shorter each time a cell divides.
Sun, 24 Jul 2016 18:27:00 GMT
Telomeres are the ends of eukaryotic chromosomes. Because telomeres are implicated in both aging and cancer, research has been vigorous and progress rapid.
Sun, 04 Oct 2009 23:54:00 GMT
Telomeres, Telomerase and Cancer [Reprint] An unusual enzyme called telomerase acts on parts of chromosomes known as telomeres. The enzyme has recently been found in ...
Mon, 25 Jul 2016 22:07:00 GMT
Telomerase, also called terminal transferase, is a ribonucleoprotein that adds a species-dependent telomere repeat sequence to the 3' end of telomeres.
Fri, 22 Jul 2016 23:30:00 GMT
Structure and function of telomeres. Telomeres, the DNA–protein complexes at chromosome ends (Fig. 1), protect genome from degradation and interchromosomal fusion.
Mon, 18 Jul 2016 02:20:00 GMT
An anti-aging researcher explains the science that may one day become the “anti-aging pill.” Learn how telomeres can change the human aging process.