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Synonyms for radiation
energy that is radiated or transmitted in the form of rays or waves or particles
the act of spreading outward from a central source
syndrome resulting from exposure to ionizing radiation (e.g., exposure to radioactive chemicals or to nuclear explosions)
the spontaneous emission of a stream of particles or electromagnetic rays in nuclear decay
the spread of a group of organisms into new habitats
a radial arrangement of nerve fibers connecting different parts of the brain
(medicine) the treatment of disease (especially cancer) by exposure to a radioactive substance
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The repair mechanisms of photoreactivation
and nucleotide excision repair (NER) both function in NRC-1 cells, but little is known about the mechanism of these processes.
is generally quicker than dark repair, but both of these phenomena pose obvious problems for operators of UV disinfection plant.
Because visible light may cause photoreactivation
of UV-damaged microorganisms, we stored collected samples in a dark box, blocked from visible light.
is a direct mechanism to repair UV-induced cyclobutane pyrimidine dimers.
Photolyase comes to the rescue in a process called photoreactivation