Recombinational DNA Repair in Bacteria: Postreplication
Published Online: 19 APR 2001
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How to Cite
Rice, K. P. and Cox, M. M. 2001. Recombinational DNA Repair in Bacteria: Postreplication. eLS. .
- Published Online: 19 APR 2001
Recombinational DNA repair represents the primary function for homologous DNA recombination in bacteria. Most of this repair occurs at replication forks that are stalled at sites of DNA damage.
- RecA protein;
- DNA damage;
- SOS response;
- reactivation of stalled replication forks