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Research Article

TERRA Promotes Telomere Shortening through Exonuclease 1–Mediated Resection of Chromosome Ends

  • Verena Pfeiffer,
  • Joachim Lingner mail

    joachim.lingner@epfl.ch

    Affiliation: Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research (ISREC), School of Life Sciences, Frontiers in Genetics National Center of Competence in Research, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

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  • Published: June 14, 2012
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1002747

About the Authors

Joachim Lingner
Swiss Institute for Experimental Cancer Research (ISREC), School of Life Sciences, Frontiers in Genetics National Center of Competence in Research, Ecole Polytechnique Fédérale de Lausanne (EPFL), Lausanne, Switzerland

Corresponding Author

Email: joachim.lingner@epfl.ch

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: VP JL. Performed the experiments: VP. Analyzed the data: VP JL. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: VP. Wrote the paper: VP JL.