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Open position for a Research Associate

By | 2017-03-01T06:13:50+00:00 February 28th, 2017|Categories: Jobs|

We are searching for highly motivated and experienced researcher with expertise in Genetics, Epigenetics, Molecular and Cell Biology, with a strong peer-reviewed publication record and professional references. The [...]

Our paper demonstrating that proteins bound to DNA impair Nucleotide Excision Repair published in Nature

By | 2016-11-02T14:55:49+00:00 April 14th, 2016|Categories: BG News|Tags: , , |

I am very happy to announce that our manuscript describing the increased mutation rate in Transcription Factor Binding Sites (TFBS) in melanomas and lung tumors has been published in today's issue of Nature. In the manuscript we demonstrate that this accumulation is due to the impairment of Nucleotide Excision Repair (NER) activity by proteins bound to DNA.