A DNA repair-deficiency disorder is a medical condition due to reduced functionality of DNA repair.
DNA repair defects can cause both an accelerated aging disease and an increased risk of cancer. Accelerated aging is discussed first, and increased risk of cancer is discussed next.
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... Werner syndrome RECQ4 (RECQL4) ATP-dependent DNA helicase Q4 FANCA, FANCB, FANCC, FANCDl, FANCD2, FANCE, FANCF, FANCG, FANCI, FANCJ, FANCL, FANCM, FANCN ... Names of DNA repair pathways HRR homologous recombinational repair NHEJ non-homologous end joining DSBR (HDR) double strand break repair (homology directed repair) TLS trans lesion synthesis ...
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