Fibroblast cells derived from 6 Ataxia lines were compared with normal cells in their ability to rejoin single-strand DNA breaks caused by ionizing radiation. In a newly developed enzymatic assay, the Ataxia cells show extensive ligation of the breaks within 90 min of repair incubation.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||3|
|Journal||Mutation Research - Fundamental and Molecular Mechanisms of Mutagenesis|
|State||Published - Jul 1979|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Biology
- Health, Toxicology and Mutagenesis