5,6-dihydroxy C (5,6-diOH-C)

FULL NAME: 5,6-dihydroxycytosine


DESCRIPTION:
5,6-dihydroxycytosine (isouramil)

DAMAGE TYPE: hydrate


DNA DAMAGE SOURCE(S) (MAIN):
reactive oxygen species (ROS)
ionizing radiation (IR)


DNA DAMAGE EFFECT(S) (MAIN):
C→T transition
mutagenesis


PATHWAYS:
base excision repair (BER)


DNA repair protein(s) related to damage:
Nth (endo III)


Last modification date: Oct. 9, 2011