Recombination: Generally and Specifically

  • Edward A. Birge

Abstract

The purpose of this chapter is to draw together various aspects of recombination as presented in the preceding chapters and enlarge on the molecular mechanisms involved. The first section presents a summary model for general recombination. Subsequent sections consider site-specific recombination in its various manifestations.

Keywords

Invertible Segment Transposition Process Replicative Transposition Exonuclease Versus Holliday Structure 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1994

Authors and Affiliations

  • Edward A. Birge
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  1. 1.Department of MicrobiologyArizona State UniversityTempeUSA

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