DNA replication fidelity: Proofreading in trans

Tina M. Albertson, Bradley D. Preston

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Proofreading is the primary guardian of DNA polymerase fidelity. New work has revealed that polymerases with intrinsic proofreading activity may cooperate with non-proofreading polymerases to ensure faithful DNA replication.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)R209-R211
JournalCurrent Biology
Issue number6
StatePublished - Mar 21 2006
Externally publishedYes

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • General Biochemistry, Genetics and Molecular Biology
  • General Agricultural and Biological Sciences


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