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Holliday Junction Resolvases

Known as: Cruciform DNA Resolving Endonuclease, Endonuclease, Cruciform Cutting, Cruciform Cutting Endonuclease 
Enzymes that recognize CRUCIFORM DNA structures and introduce paired incisions that help to resolve the structure into two DNA helices.
National Institutes of Health

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Review
2014
Review
2014
Four-way DNA intermediates, called Holliday junctions (HJs), can form during meiotic and mitotic recombination, and their removal… Expand
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2011
2011
DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs) and other lesions occur frequently during cell growth and in meiosis. These are often repaired by… Expand
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2009
2009
  • S. West
  • Biochemical Society transactions
  • 2009
  • Corpus ID: 206153627
Four-way DNA intermediates, known as Holliday junctions, are formed during mitotic and meiotic recombination, and their efficient… Expand
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2005
2005
ABSTRACT Piv, a unique prokaryotic site-specific DNA invertase, is related to transposases of the insertion elements from the… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
  • G. Sharples
  • Molecular microbiology
  • 2001
  • Corpus ID: 11917759
Genetic recombination is a critical cellular process that promotes evolutionary diversity, facilitates DNA repair and underpins… Expand
Review
2001
Review
2001
Endonucleolytic cleavage of Holliday junctions is important in recombination and replication. Mus81 proteins in yeasts and humans… Expand
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Review
2000
Review
2000
Holliday junction resolvases (HJRs) are key enzymes of DNA recombination. A detailed computer analysis of the structural and… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND Members of the structurally-related superfamily of enzymes that includes RNase H, RuvC resolvase, MuA transposase, and… Expand
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
E. coli RuvC protein resolves Holliday junctions during genetic recombination and postreplication repair. Using small synthetic… Expand
Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
An assay was developed that detected DNA cruciform cutting endonuclease activity in crude extracts of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. A… Expand