Encyclopedia of Systems Biology

2013 Edition
| Editors: Werner Dubitzky, Olaf Wolkenhauer, Kwang-Hyun Cho, Hiroki Yokota

Open Complex

Reference work entry
DOI: https://doi.org/10.1007/978-1-4419-9863-7_1498

Definition

A promoter complex in which a part of promoter DNA is melted to expose a single-stranded template to a substrate nucleoside triphosphate (NTP).

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Authors and Affiliations

  1. 1.Faculty of Life SciencesKyoto Sangyo UniversityKyotoJapan