DNA Repair Mechanisms: used to proofread synthesized DNA
1. Mismatch Repair: fixes mismatched or lost bases
2. Base Excision: removes nucleotide damage caused by chemicals
3. Nucleotide Excision: fixes bulky lesions
Match the statements with the correct types of DNA repair systems. Not all statements will be used.
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