DNA methylation influences trpR promoter activity in Escherichia coli K-12
Department of Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology
Medical Subject Headings
Base Sequence; Escherichia coli; Methylation; Methyltransferases; *Operon; Plasmids; Site-Specific DNA-Methyltransferase (Adenine-Specific); Transcription, Genetic; beta-Galactosidase
Methylation of adenine in the GATC-sequence of the -35 region of the trpR promoter decreases activity by 2-3 fold.
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Citation: Mol Gen Genet. 1985;200(1):185-6.
Marinus, Martin G., "DNA methylation influences trpR promoter activity in Escherichia coli K-12" (1985). Biochemistry and Molecular Pharmacology Publications and Presentations. 22.