Some articles on flaps, long:
... In the first pathway, only the nuclease FEN1, which cleaves the short flaps immediately when they form, is involved ... While this pathway can process basically all flaps, an issue with this pathway is that some flaps may escape cleavage and thus become long ... These flaps then bind to replication protein A (RPA) which inhibits FEN1 cleavage ...
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