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DNA Repair: Lessons from the Evolution of Ionizing- Radiation-Resistant Prokaryotes – Fact and Theory

By Haïtham Sghaier

Submitted: November 18th 2010Reviewed: May 23rd 2011Published: October 26th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/22312

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Haïtham Sghaier (October 26th 2011). DNA Repair: Lessons from the Evolution of Ionizing- Radiation-Resistant Prokaryotes – Fact and Theory, Selected Topics in DNA Repair Clark C. Chen, IntechOpen, DOI: 10.5772/22312. Available from:

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