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Science. 1981 Mar 27;211(4489):1431-3.

Repair of the ultraviolet-irradiated male genome in fertilized mouse eggs.

Abstract

Unscheduled DNA synthesis occurred in both male and female pronuclei of the mouse zygote in response to irradiation with ultraviolet light, indicating a capacity for excision repair. Furthermore, damage to DNA of the male gamete before fertilization can be repaired after the sperm enters the egg cytoplasm.

PMID:
7466400
[Indexed for MEDLINE]

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