The (not so) immortal strand hypothesis

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Cristian Tomasetti; Ivana Bozic;
(2015)

Background: Non-random segregation of DNA strands during stem cell replication has been proposed as a mechanism to minimize accumulated genetic errors in stem cells of rapidly dividing tissues. According to this hypothesis, an “immortal” DNA strand is passed to the stem... View more
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