Search for dissertations about: "Artur Fijolek"

Found 1 swedish dissertation containing the words Artur Fijolek.

  1. 1. Salvage and de novo synthesis of nucleotides in Trypanosoma brucei and mammalian cells

    University dissertation from Umeå : Medicinsk kemi och biofysik

    Author : Artur Fijolek; Umeå universitet.; [2008]
    Keywords : NATURVETENSKAP; NATURAL SCIENCES; nucleotides; ribonucleotide reductase; Ara-A; p53R2; Trypanosoma brucei; African sleeping sickness; trypanosomiasis; CTP synthetase; adenosine kinase; acivicin; adenine arabinoside; NATURAL SCIENCES Chemistry Biochemistry; NATURVETENSKAP Kemi Biokemi;

    Abstract : All living cells are dependent on nucleic acids for their survival. The genetic information stored in DNA is translated into functional proteins via a messenger molecule, the ribonucleic acid (RNA). Since DNA and RNA can be considered as polymers of nucleotides (NTPs), balanced pools of NTPs are crucial to nucleic acid synthesis and repair. READ MORE