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Category:GO:0120217 ! DNA gyrase complex

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DAG for GO:0120217id: GO:0120217

name: DNA gyrase complex
namespace: cellular_component
def: "A bacterial type IIA topoisomerase that is unique in its function of introducing negative supercoils into DNA at the expense of ATP hydrolysis and is also capable of relaxing positive supercoils, an activity shared with topoisomerase IV. Typically, it is composed of two copies each of an A subunit (GyrA) and a B subunit (GyrB)." [GOC:bhm, GOC:krc, PMID:1657531, PMID:20675723, Wikipedia:DNA_gyrase]
synonym: "topoisomerase II complex" EXACT [GOC:bhm, GOC:krc, Wikipedia:DNA_gyrase]
is_a: GO:0009330 ! DNA topoisomerase type II (double strand cut, ATP-hydrolyzing) complex
relationship: part_of: GO:0005737 ! cytoplasm

AmiGO <GOterm>GO:0120217</GOterm>
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