Title

Induction of damage inducible (SOS) repair in dam mutants of Escherichia coli exposed to 2-aminopurine

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

Date

1-1-1984

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

2-Aminopurine; Adenine; DNA (Cytosine-5-)-Methyltransferase; DNA Repair; DNA, Bacterial; Enzyme Induction; Escherichia coli; Methyltransferases; Site-Specific DNA-Methyltransferase (Adenine-Specific)

Abstract

2-Aminopurine induces damage inducible (SOS) repair in an Escherichia coli dam-4 strain but not in a dam-4 mutS456 derivative or in dam+ bacteria.

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Citation: Mol Gen Genet. 1984;194(3):539-40.

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Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

6377015