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Activation-induced deaminase catalyses two processes that diversify antibodies. But this enzyme need not work alone: a partner links it to its substrate — single-stranded DNA — and to DNA-repair molecules.

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  1. Almudena R. Ramiro and Michel C. Nussenzweig are at the Rockefeller University, 1230 York Avenue, New York, New York 10021, USA. e-mail: nussen@mail.rockefeller.edu

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