DNA topoisomerases

Amit Sharma*, Alfonso Mondragón

*Corresponding author for this work

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In the past year, the atomic structures of three fragments of type I DNA topoisomerases were elucidated. Together with the atomic structure of a fragment of bacterial gyrase, this wealth of structural information is helping to further our understanding of the mechanism of action of topoisomerases.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)39-47
Number of pages9
JournalCurrent Opinion in Structural Biology
Issue number1
StatePublished - Feb 1995

ASJC Scopus subject areas

  • Structural Biology
  • Molecular Biology


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