DNA Packaging

Known as: DNA organization, Packaging, DNA, DNA organisation 
The folding of an organism's DNA molecule into a compact, orderly structure that fits within the limited space of a CELL or VIRUS PARTICLE.
National Institutes of Health

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1968-2018
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2006
Highly Cited
2006
The critical viral components for packaging DNA, recognizing and binding to host cells, and injecting the condensed DNA into the… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The conjunction of insights from structural biology, solution biochemistry, genetics, and single-molecule biophysics has provided… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
A large family of multimeric ATPases are involved in such diverse tasks as cell division, chromosome segregation, DNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
2005
Highly Cited
2005
The generalized transducing double-stranded DNA bacteriophage ES18 has an icosahedral head and a long noncontractile tail, and it… (More)
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Highly Cited
2003
Highly Cited
2003
In a previous communication (Kindt et al., 2001) we reported preliminary results of Brownian dynamics simulation and analytical… (More)
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Highly Cited
2001
Highly Cited
2001
We calculate the forces required to package (or, equivalently, acting to eject) DNA into (from) a bacteriophage capsid, as a… (More)
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Motors generating mechanical force, powered by the hydrolysis of ATP, translocate double-stranded DNA into preformed capsids… (More)
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
The ATPase activity of the DNA packaging protein gp16 (gene product 16) of bacteriophage phi 29 was studied in the completely… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
A model is presented for the mechanism of packaging double-stranded DNA into phage heads. The model is based on, and rationalizes… (More)
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Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
 
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