Site-Specific Recombination

  • Edward A. Birge

Abstract

Site-specific recombination occurs in the temperate response of bacteriophages, the integration of plasmids, and the movement of transposons. While there are elements of the basic recombination pathways discussed in Chapter 5, there are unique aspects to each of these processes.

Keywords

Integration Host Factor Precise Excision Invertible Segment EMBO Journal Inversion System 
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Authors and Affiliations

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

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