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A telomere is a region of repetitive DNA at the ends of chromosomes, which protects the end of the chromosome from destruction. Its name is derived from the Greek nouns telos (τἐλος) "end" and merοs "part".
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So telomeres are not themselves genes, but neither are they ... The telomere theory ... Thus, telomere erosion and Hayflick limits could account for most ...
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telomere n. Either of the sections of DNA occurring at the ends of a chromosome. ... The entire length of repeated telomere sequences is known as the terminal ...
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telomere either (free) end of a eukaryotic chromosome; 'telomeres act as caps to keep the sticky ends of chromosomes from randomly clumping
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Telomere | Macmillan Genetics. Telomere summary with 4 pages of encyclopedia entries, research ... Get Telomeres (Monograph) (Cold Spring Harbor Monograph ...
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Telomere summary with 17 pages of encyclopedia entries, essays, summaries, research information, and more. ... A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA ...
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Thus each of the daughter chromosomes will have a shortened telomere. ... Telomeres and Cellular Aging ... an enzyme that adds telomere repeat sequences to the ...
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A telomere is a region of highly repetitive DNA at the end of a linear ... New Telomere Discovery Could Help Explain Why Cancer Cells Never Stop Dividing ...
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Research into telomere maintenance is at the forefront of the biomedical ... New Telomere Discovery Could Help Explain Why Cancer Cells Never Stop Dividing ...
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Encyclopedia article of Telomere at Reference.com compiled from comprehensive and current sources. ... The telomere is a disposable buffer, which is consumed ...
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LE Magazine, October 2002 - Report: Telomere Control & Cellular Aging ... Telomere DNA has over 1000 bases (building blocks), with the sequence TTAGG, ...
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Information about telomere in the free online English dictionary and encyclopedia. ... The length of the telomere influences the stability of genetic information just ...
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Xanetics Research- Telomere Biology and Research into extending the Human ... Updates and links to Telomere news will be posted at the top of this page periodically. ...
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The Telomere Book by David Kipling; 1995. Read The Telomere at Questia library. ... However, this mode of telomere replication has yet to be observed for eukaryotic ...
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... on why this elongation is necessary see Telomere shortening. ... Identification of a specific telomere terminal transferase activity in Tetrahymena extracts" ...
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Telomere length and progression of diabetic nephropathy in patients with type 1 diabetes. ... Telomere dysfunction provokes regional amplification and deletion ...
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Negative regulator of telomere length (telomerase-dependent pathway) ... Tankyrase-mediated ADP-ribosylation of TRF1 inhibits binding to telomere repeats ...
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