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Reverse gyrase in thermophilic eubacteria.

By C Bouthier de la Tour, C Portemer, R Huber, P Forterre and M Duguet

Abstract

The presence of reverse gyrase, an unusual ATP-dependent type I topoisomerase first isolated from thermophilic archaebacteria, has been detected in four strains of Thermotogales, an order of extremely thermophilic eubacteria. This result suggests that reverse gyrase plays a key role in high-temperature-living organisms, independently of the evolutionary kingdom to which they belong

Topics: Research Article
Year: 1991
DOI identifier: 10.1128/jb.173.12.3921-3923.1991
OAI identifier: oai:pubmedcentral.nih.gov:208029
Provided by: PubMed Central
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