DNA gyrase
A type II topoisomerase of Escherichia coli, that is essential for DNA replication. This enzyme can induce or relax supercoiling.

Dictionary of molecular biology. 2004.

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  • DNA gyrase — DNA gyrase, often referred to simply as gyrase, is an enzyme that relieves strain while double stranded DNA is being unwound by helicase. This causes negative supercoiling of the DNA. Bacterial DNA gyrase is the target of many antibiotics,… …   Wikipedia

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  • gyrase — gyrase. = DNA gyrase (см.). (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • DNA topoisomerase (ATP-hydrolyzing) — DNA topo·isom·er·ase (ATP hy·dro·lyz·ing) (to″po i somґər ās hiґdro li zing) [EC 5.99.1.3] an enzyme of the isomerase class that catalyzes the ATP dependent breakage, passage, and rejoining of both strands of a DNA helix… …   Medical dictionary

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