Mismatch repair prefers exons

<p>In the picture, Núria López-Bigas and the team that published the study in Nature Genetics</p>
In the picture, Núria López-Bigas and the team that published the study in Nature Genetics

The scientific journal Nature Genetics has dedicated a "News and Views" article to the latest study by the ICREA researcher Núria López-Bigas, published in November. The article analyses the results according to which the mechanisms of DNA repair are more efficient in the region of the genes that contains the information necessary to produce proteins.

Link to Nature Genetics