Imposing DNA Repair during Mitosis Results in Telomere Fusion (image) Lunenfeld-Tanenbaum Research Institute Share Print E-Mail Caption When imposing repair on broken DNA strands during mitosis, some telomeres are seen to fuse together (one dot). Credit A. Orthwein/Durocher Lab Usage Restrictions Observe embargo. Share Print E-Mail Disclaimer: AAAS and EurekAlert! are not responsible for the accuracy of news releases posted to EurekAlert! by contributing institutions or for the use of any information through the EurekAlert system.