DNA Restriction-Modification Enzymes
"DNA Restriction-Modification Enzymes" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
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Systems consisting of two enzymes, a modification methylase and a restriction endonuclease. They are closely related in their specificity and protect the DNA of a given bacterial species. The methylase adds methyl groups to adenine or cytosine residues in the same target sequence that constitutes the restriction enzyme binding site. The methylation renders the target site resistant to restriction, thereby protecting DNA against cleavage.
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- Enzymes, DNA Restriction-Modification
- Restriction-Modification Enzymes, DNA
- Restriction-Modification Systems
- Systems, Restriction-Modification
- Restriction Modification Systems
- Modification Systems, Restriction
- Systems, Restriction Modification
- DNA Restriction Modification Enzymes
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Maldonado-Contreras A, Mane SP, Zhang XS, Pericchi L, Alarc?n T, Contreras M, Linz B, Blaser MJ, Dom?nguez-Bello MG. Phylogeographic evidence of cognate recognition site patterns and transformation efficiency differences in H. pylori: theory of strain dominance. BMC Microbiol. 2013 Sep 19; 13:211.