Zinc Fingers‐‐Folds for Many Occasions

@article{Matthews2002ZincFF,
  title={Zinc Fingers‐‐Folds for Many Occasions},
  author={Jacqueline M Matthews and Margaret Sunde},
  journal={IUBMB Life},
  year={2002},
  volume={54}
}
Zinc finger domains (ZnFs) are common, relatively small protein motifs that fold around one or more zinc ions. In addition to their role as a DNA‐binding module, ZnFs have recently been shown to mediate protein:protein and protein:lipid interactions. This small zinc‐ligating domain, often found in clusters containing fingers with different binding specificities, can facilitate multiple, often independent intermolecular interactions between nucleic acids and proteins. Classical ZnFs, typified by… 
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