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Putting the sea into cancer therapy

Tudor Toma

Genome Biology 2001, 2:spotlight-20010806-01  doi:10.1186/gb-spotlight-20010806-01

Published: 6 August 2001

Tampering with the nucleotide excision DNA repair mechanism creates lethal breaks in the DNA and can kill cancerous cells.