Literature associating MUTYH and hereditary nonpolyposis colorectal cancer type 5
Adenine DNA glycosylase; Involved in oxidative DNA damage repair. Initiates repair of A*oxoG to C*G by removing the inappropriately paired adenine base from the DNA backbone. Possesses both adenine and 2- OH-A DNA glycosylase activities.
Synonyms: MUTYH, D3DPZ6, E5KP25, E5KP26, E5KP27 ...