Ultraviolet light can form crosslinks between adjacent bases in DNA, leading to mutations when the DNA is replicated. This structure includes a special DNA polymerase that is able to read through the damaged DNA.PDB ID: 1RYS
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Replication of a Cis-Syn Thymine Dimer at Atomic Resolution
Ling, H., Boudsocq, F., Plosky, B., Woodgate, R., Yang, W.
Journal: (2003) Nature 424: 1083-1087