DNA Structure: Sequence Effects
Published Online: 4 MAY 2005
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Frank-Kamenetskii, M. D. 2005. DNA Structure: Sequence Effects. eLS. .
- Published Online: 4 MAY 2005
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DNA sequence significantly affects the local stability of the DNA double helix. In addition, depending on their particular sequence, different DNA sites are capable of adopting various unusual structures.
- kinetic stability;
- thermodynamic stability;
- DNA melting;
- Gibbs free energy;
- DNA unusual structures