Prokaryotic DNA-binding Proteins
Published Online: 25 APR 2001
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Karpel, R. L. 2001. Prokaryotic DNA-binding Proteins. eLS. .
- Published Online: 25 APR 2001
DNA-binding proteins are found in all organisms and play critical roles in DNA metabolism. Structure–function studies can be carried out on single-strand specific binding proteins (SSBs), which function in DNA replication, recombination and repair.
- DNA-binding protein;
- single-strand specific binding protein;
- protein domains;
- protein–protein interaction;