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Novel Technique Reveals Dynamics of Telomere DNA Structure


January 17, 2013

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Biomedical researchers studying aging and cancer are intensely interested in telomeres, the protective caps on the ends of chromosomes. In a new study, scientists at the University of California, Santa Cruz, used a novel technique to reveal structural and mechanical properties of telomeres that could help guide the development of new anti-cancer drugs.Full Story

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