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Nuclear Shield: A Multi-Enzyme Task-Force for Nucleus Protection

  • Raffaele Fabrini equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Raffaele Fabrini, Alessio Bocedi

    Affiliation: Department of Chemical Sciences and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Alessio Bocedi equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Raffaele Fabrini, Alessio Bocedi

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Valentina Pallottini,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

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  • Lorena Canuti,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Michele De Canio,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Andrea Urbani,

    Affiliations: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy, S. Lucia Research Institute IRCCS, Rome, Italy

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  • Valeria Marzano,

    Affiliations: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy, S. Lucia Research Institute IRCCS, Rome, Italy

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  • Tommaso Cornetta,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

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  • Pasquale Stano,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy

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  • Anna Giovanetti,

    Affiliation: Institute of Radiation Protection, ENEA-CR Casaccia, Rome, Italy

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  • Lorenzo Stella,

    Affiliation: Department of Chemical Sciences and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Antonella Canini,

    Affiliation: Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Giorgio Federici,

    Affiliation: Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Giorgio Ricci mail

    riccig@uniroma2.it

    Affiliation: Department of Chemical Sciences and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy

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  • Published: December 10, 2010
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pone.0014125

About the Authors

Raffaele Fabrini, Lorenzo Stella, Giorgio Ricci
Department of Chemical Sciences and Technologies, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Alessio Bocedi, Michele De Canio, Andrea Urbani, Valeria Marzano, Giorgio Federici
Department of Internal Medicine, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Valentina Pallottini, Tommaso Cornetta, Pasquale Stano
Department of Biology, University of Roma Tre, Rome, Italy
Lorena Canuti, Antonella Canini
Department of Biology, University of Rome Tor Vergata, Rome, Italy
Andrea Urbani, Valeria Marzano
S. Lucia Research Institute IRCCS, Rome, Italy
Anna Giovanetti
Institute of Radiation Protection, ENEA-CR Casaccia, Rome, Italy

Corresponding Author

Email: riccig@uniroma2.it

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: RF AB GR. Performed the experiments: RF AB VP LC MDC AU VM TC PS AG AC. Analyzed the data: LS. Contributed reagents/materials/analysis tools: GF. Wrote the paper: GR.