Age-related loss of DNA repair synthesis in isolated rat myocardial cells

Theodore Lampidis, G. E. Schaiberger

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Singly isolated beating heart cells from newborn rats performed unscheduled DNA synthesis ('repair' synthesis) when irradiated with ultraviolet light in vitro. Repair synthesis could not be induced in beating cardiac cells isolated from adult animals (3-12 months old).

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)412-416
Number of pages5
JournalExperimental Cell Research
Issue number2
StatePublished - Jan 1 1975


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