X Chromosome Crossover Formation and Genome Stability in Caenorhabditis elegans Are Independently Regulated by xnd-1

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McClendon, T. Brooke; Mainpal, Rana; Amrit, Francis R. G.; Krause, Michael W.; Ghazi, Arjumand; Yanowitz, Judith L.;
(2016)

The germ line efficiently combats numerous genotoxic insults to ensure the high fidelity propagation of unaltered genomic information across generations. Yet, germ cells in most metazoans also intentionally create double-strand breaks (DSBs) to promote DNA exchange betw... View more
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