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DNA Topoisomerases

Known as: DNA Topoisomerases [Chemical/Ingredient], Topoisomerases, DNA 
Enzymes that regulate the topology of DNA by actions such as breaking, relaxing, passing, and rejoining strands of DNA in cells. These enzymes are… Expand
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Highly Cited
2010
Highly Cited
2010
Type II DNA topoisomerases are ubiquitous enzymes with essential functions in DNA replication, recombination and transcription… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
  • D. Clarke
  • Methods in Molecular Biology™
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 3692876
DNA topoisomerases are enzymes that alter the topology of DNA. They have important functions in DNA replication, transcription… Expand
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Review
2004
Review
2004
Topoisomerases are enzymes that use DNA strand scission, manipulation, and rejoining activities to directly modulate DNA topology… Expand
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Highly Cited
2000
Highly Cited
2000
Type II DNA topoisomerases are ubiquitous ATP-dependent enzymes capable of transporting a DNA through a transient double-strand… Expand
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1998
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1998
  • J. Nitiss
  • Biochimica et biophysica acta
  • 1998
  • Corpus ID: 25891703
DNA topoisomerases participate in nearly all events relating to DNA metabolism including replication, transcription, and… Expand
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
Type II DNA topoisomerases catalyze the interconversion of DNA topoisomers by transporting one DNA segment through another. The… Expand
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Review
1996
Review
1996
  • W. Huang
  • Annual review of genetics
  • 1996
  • Corpus ID: 12692242
Type II DNA topoisomerases are essential and ubiquitous DNA metabolic enzymes that alter DNA topology. Eubacteria have two… Expand
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
The binding of linear and circular forms of DNA to yeast DNA topoisomerase II or its complex with AMPPNP, the nonhydrolyzable… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The T4 DNA topoisomerase is a recently discovered multisubunit protein that appears to have an essential role in the initiation… Expand
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Highly Cited
1980
Highly Cited
1980
The cleavage of a DNA phosphodiester bond by Escherichia coli DNA topoisomerase I and the simultaneous covalent linkage of the… Expand
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