DNA helicasesmedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Proteins that promote unwinding of duplex DNA during replication by binding cooperatively to single-stranded regions of DNA or to short regions of duplex DNA that are undergoing transient opening.

Registry number: EC 5.99.-

(12 Dec 1998)

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