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An elusive DNA base in mammals

Nature volume 532, pages 319320 (21 April 2016) | Download Citation

The discovery of a modified version of the base adenine, known as N6-methyladenine, in mouse DNA puts paid to the theory that cytosine derivatives are the only modified bases in mammals. See Article p.329

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  1. Gerd P. Pfeifer is in the Center for Epigenetics, Van Andel Research Institute, Grand Rapids, Michigan 49503, USA.

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