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What are the Causes of DNA damage?

DNA Damage: The Causes of DNA damage

What is DNA Damage Response? When Watson and Crick described the double helix structure of DNA and proposed its semi-conservative replication based on specific base pairings to explain the faithful transmission of genetic information from generation to generation mechanism to explain spontaneous mutations. Watson and Crick pointed out that the …

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Mutations: What is Mutations and its types


Mutations are a change in the genetic information in the genome of a cell or a virus. It is a change in the sequence of the DNA, or in the RNA for RNA viruses. This is one of the main causes of the evolution of species and one of the …

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