Influence of uvrD3, uvrE502, and recL152 mutations on the phenotypes of Escherichia coli K-12 dam mutants
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Medical Subject Headings
Bacteriophage lambda; *DNA Repair; DNA, Bacterial; Escherichia coli; *Genes; *Mutation; Ultraviolet Rays; Virus Activation
The recF143 allele did not alter the phenotypes of dam mutants of Escherichia coli. The uvrD3, uvrE502, and recL152 mutations did alter some of the phenotypes of dam bacteria. It was concluded that the uvrD, uvrE, and recL gene products are involved in the same deoxyribonucleic acid repair pathway as the dam gene product.
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Citation: J Bacteriol. 1980 Jan;141(1):223-6.
Marinus, Martin G., "Influence of uvrD3, uvrE502, and recL152 mutations on the phenotypes of Escherichia coli K-12 dam mutants" (1980). Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology Publications and Presentations. 15.