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RecQ Helicases

"RecQ Helicases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

A family of structurally-related DNA helicases that play an essential role in the maintenance of genome integrity. RecQ helicases were originally discovered in E COLI and are highly conserved across both prokaryotic and eukaryotic organisms. Genetic mutations that result in loss of RecQ helicase activity gives rise to disorders that are associated with CANCER predisposition and premature aging.


This graph shows the total number of publications written about "RecQ Helicases" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "RecQ Helicases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 39 publications over 20 distinct years, with a maximum of 3 publications in 1997 and 2001 and 2007 and 2009 and 2010 and 2018
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