Title

DNA methylation influences trpR promoter activity in Escherichia coli K-12

UMMS Affiliation

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

Date

1-1-1985

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Base Sequence; Escherichia coli; Methylation; Methyltransferases; *Operon; Plasmids; Site-Specific DNA-Methyltransferase (Adenine-Specific); Transcription, Genetic; beta-Galactosidase

Abstract

Methylation of adenine in the GATC-sequence of the -35 region of the trpR promoter decreases activity by 2-3 fold.

Rights and Permissions

Citation: Mol Gen Genet. 1985;200(1):185-6.

Related Resources

Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

3929017