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Patricia Opresko - Research

Research Interests

Molecular mechanisms of genomic instability associated with cancer and aging, with an initial focus on telomeric DNA

Confocal images of illustrating the effects of chromium (Cr VI) on proliferation
of EYFP-WRN U2OS cells. Liu and colleagues demonstrate the role of the
Werner Syndrome protein in repairing Cr (VI)-induced DNA damage

Lab Photos