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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
DNA repair +     
base-excision repair +   
In base excision repair, an altered base is removed by a DNA glycosylase enzyme, followed by excision of the resulting sugar phosphate. The small gap left in the DNA helix is filled in by the sequential action of DNA polymerase and DNA ligase.
DNA dealkylation involved in DNA repair  
DNA ligation involved in DNA repair +   
DNA replication proofreading  
DNA synthesis involved in DNA repair +   
double-strand break repair +   
interstrand cross-link repair +   
mismatch repair +   
mitochondrial DNA repair  
negative regulation of DNA repair +   
non-photoreactive DNA repair 
non-recombinational repair +   
nucleotide phosphorylation involved in DNA repair 
nucleotide-excision repair +   
positive regulation of DNA repair +   
postreplication repair +   
protein-DNA covalent cross-linking repair 
pyrimidine dimer repair +   
recombinational repair +   
regulation of DNA repair +   
single strand break repair +   
UV-damage excision repair +   
viral DNA repair +  

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: BER
Xrefs: Wikipedia:Base_excision_repair
Definition Sources: ISBN:0815316194

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