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DNA Adenine Methylation

  • Victoria L. Taylor
  • Petra C. F. Oyston
  • Richard W. Titball
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Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 529)

Keywords

Yersinia Pestis Yersinia Pseudotuberculosis GATC Site Peyers Patch Restriction Endonuclease MboI 
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References

  1. Barbeyron, T., Kean, K. and Forterre, P. 1984. Methylation of GATC sites is required for precise timing between rounds of DNA replication in Escherichia coli. Journal of Bacteriology. 160(2):586–590PubMedGoogle Scholar
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  3. Skarstad, K., Leuder, G., Lurz, R., Speck, C. and Messer, W. 2000. The Escherichia coli SeqA protein binds specifically and co-operatively to two sites in hemimethylated and fully methylated oriC. Molecular Microbiology. 36(6):119–1326CrossRefGoogle Scholar
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© Kluwer Academic Publishers 2004

Authors and Affiliations

  • Victoria L. Taylor
    • 1
  • Petra C. F. Oyston
    • 1
  • Richard W. Titball
    • 1
  1. 1.Dstl, Chemical and Biological SciencesSalisburyUK

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