Wed, 24 Aug 2016 12:28:00 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 ...
Sun, 21 Aug 2016 22:40:00 GMT
What are they? Ends of linear chromosomes Repetitive DNA sequence: TTAGGG in vertebrates Specialized proteins Form a "capped" end structure
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 00:46:00 GMT
Structure and function of telomeres. Telomeres, the DNA–protein complexes at chromosome ends (Fig. 1), protect genome from degradation and interchromosomal fusion.
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 ...
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 13:47:00 GMT
Press Release. 2009-10-05. The Nobel Assembly at Karolinska Institutet has today decided to award The Nobel Prize in Physiology or Medicine 2009 jointly to
Wed, 24 Aug 2016 19:16:00 GMT
Telomerase, also called terminal transferase, is a ribonucleoprotein that adds a species-dependent telomere repeat sequence to the 3' end of telomeres.
Mon, 26 Jan 2015 15:59:00 GMT
The shortening of human telomeres - caps that protect our chromosomes from deterioration - has been associated with aging and disease. Now, researchers from the ...