Z Wang


Affiliation: University of Kentucky
Country: USA


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    Wang Z, Wu X, Friedberg E. Molecular mechanism of base excision repair of uracil-containing DNA in yeast cell-free extracts. J Biol Chem. 1997;272:24064-71 pubmed
    ..The processing of the 5'-deoxyribose phosphate moieties was found to be a rate-limiting step. During BER of uracil-containing DNA, repair patch sizes of 1-5 nucleotides were detected, with single nucleotide repair patches predominant. ..
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    Wang Z. Translesion synthesis by the UmuC family of DNA polymerases. Mutat Res. 2001;486:59-70 pubmed
    ..Recent studies of the UmuC superfamily are summarized and evidence is presented suggesting that this family of DNA polymerases is involved in translesion DNA synthesis. ..