Robert Luly luly at netcom.com
Thu Nov 30 18:30:02 EST 1995

Etha Schlemermeyer <etha at genectr.hunter.cuny.edu> wrote:

>Can somebody hint me in the right
>direction where to look:
>I would like to read up on the
>phenomen of DNA somethings (sorry
>I forgot) that gets broken off every
>time a cell replicates. So that the
>"end" of that cells replication 
>ability is determined by these
>appendages. Maybe someone knows
>what I mean.

I think it sounds like you are looking for TELOMERES. Use that key
word and you should get many hits.


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