The linear plasmid pMC3-2 from Morchella conica is structurally related to adenoviruses

@article{Rohe2004TheLP,
  title={The linear plasmid pMC3-2 from Morchella conica is structurally related to adenoviruses},
  author={Matthias Rohe and Katherine J Schrage and Friedhelm Meinhardt},
  journal={Current Genetics},
  year={2004},
  volume={20},
  pages={527-533}
}
SummarypMC3-2, one of two linear plasmids localised in the mitochondria of the ascomycete Morchella conica, was completely sequenced. It is 6044 bp in size, contains terminal inverted repeats of 713 and 710 bp length and two open reading frames, ORF1 and ORF2, spanning 2706 bp and 918 bp, respectively. ORF1 probably encodes a viral B-type DNA-polymerase. Concerning ORF2, no homology to any other published protein-or DNA-sequence could be detected. According to the structure of DNA-polymerases… 

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