repair synthesis

repair synthesis

[ri′per ‚sin·thə·səs]
(cell and molecular biology)
Enzymatic excision and replacement of regions of damaged deoxyribonucleic acid, as in repair of thymine dimers by ultraviolet irradiation.
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1988), it cannot be concluded the effects of morphine observed were solely due to effects on repair synthesis.
Effects of opiates and demographic factors on DNA repair synthesis in human leukocytes.