Contact: Thanos Halazonetis
Université de Genève
Caption: The parental DNA (blue) opens up to allow the replication of two new strands (red). The BIR repair process leads to the aberrant duplication of DNA fragments (green).
Credit: © Thanos Halazonetis, UNIGE
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