Benzopyrene adducts to DNA

Paul Graham Richards sasrichs at
Thu Mar 21 11:50:01 EST 1996

	We are looking at benzo[a]pyrene adduct to DNA and its effect on 
DNA fingerprins using RAPD PCR. Does anyone know if Taq polymerase can 
polymerise around a DNA-benzopyrene adduct, or does it simply stop 
because of steric-hinderance? 
	Thanking you in advance.

	Paul Richards
	University of Reading

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