UMMS Affiliation

Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology

Date

3-26-2003

Document Type

Article

Medical Subject Headings

Base Sequence; Binding Sites; DNA; DNA Restriction Enzymes; Methyltransferases; *Terminology as Topic

Abstract

A nomenclature is described for restriction endonucleases, DNA methyltransferases, homing endonucleases and related genes and gene products. It provides explicit categories for the many different Type II enzymes now identified and provides a system for naming the putative genes found by sequence analysis of microbial genomes.

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Originally published: Nucleic Acids Res. 2003 Apr 1;31(7):1805-12. Link to article on publisher's website

Comments

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Link to Article in PubMed

PubMed ID

12654995

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