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DNA' s double helix shape explained

DNA' s double helix shape explained

Discovery of enzyme critical in DNA replication

Discovery of enzyme critical in DNA replication

New understanding of how the DNA helix replicates

New understanding of how the DNA helix replicates

Complete sequencing of DNA pioneer James D. Watson

Complete sequencing of DNA pioneer James D. Watson

Radically different approach to nuclear magnetic resonance

Radically different approach to nuclear magnetic resonance

New way to target and potentially treat tumors

New way to target and potentially treat tumors

Relationship found between DNA nanomechanics and damage

Relationship found between DNA nanomechanics and damage

Unusual protein helps cell bypass damage when making new DNA

Unusual protein helps cell bypass damage when making new DNA

Penn State scientists reveal structure of gateways to gene control

Penn State scientists reveal structure of gateways to gene control

Dark state and DNA

Dark state and DNA

New protein structure found - important for drug discovery

New protein structure found - important for drug discovery

Weill Cornell findings could foil two potential bioterror agents - viral peptide prevents deadly Hendra, Nipah viruses from infecting cells

Weill Cornell findings could foil two potential bioterror agents - viral peptide prevents deadly Hendra, Nipah viruses from infecting cells

Twisted molecule, large and folded like a protein - but completely synthetic

Twisted molecule, large and folded like a protein - but completely synthetic

Flexible interface between DNA ligase and a heterotrimeric sliding clamp supports conformational switching and efficient ligation of DNA

Flexible interface between DNA ligase and a heterotrimeric sliding clamp supports conformational switching and efficient ligation of DNA

Fluid forces within the body help invasive bacteria

Fluid forces within the body help invasive bacteria

DNA overwinds when stretched

DNA overwinds when stretched

Stem cells contain immortal DNA

Stem cells contain immortal DNA

From DNA to RNA to protein

From DNA to RNA to protein

Scientists describe elaborate system of gene control triggered by chemical damage to DNA

Scientists describe elaborate system of gene control triggered by chemical damage to DNA

Better understanding of DNA damage

Better understanding of DNA damage