Term Information [More information on site-specific recombinase activity]

Accession
GO:0009009
Name
site-specific recombinase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Catalysis of the formation of new phosphodiester bonds between a pair of short, unique DNA target sequences. Source: GOC:elh
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.
History
See term history for GO:0009009 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
goslim_pir
Community
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Ancestors of site-specific recombinase activity (GO:0009009)
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site-specific recombinase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
site-specific recombinase activity [is_a relation] is_a  catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
Children of site-specific recombinase activity (GO:0009009)
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prophage integrase activity (GO:0008979) [is_a relation] is_a  site-specific recombinase activity
tyrosine-based site-specific recombinase activity (GO:0009037) [is_a relation] is_a  site-specific recombinase activity
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