name: site-specific recombinase activity
The contents of this box are automatically generated. You can help by adding information to the "Notes"
def: "Catalysis of the formation of new phosphodiester bonds between a pair of short, unique target DNA sequences." [GOC:elh, PMID:6286142]
comment: Note that this term is not a child of 'recombinase activity ; GO:0000150' because the latter represents activities that do not break or form phosphodiester bonds.
synonym: "RecA-family recombinase activity" EXACT 
is_a: GO:0140097 ! catalytic activity, acting on DNA
Gene Ontology Home
See Help:References for how to manage references in GONUTS.
This category has the following 2 subcategories, out of 2 total.
Pages in category "GO:0009009 ! site-specific recombinase activity"
The following 6 pages are in this category, out of 6 total.
Jump to pages starting with: B E P