Anti-Smoking Drug From Nicotine-Eating Bacteria
A bacterium that consumes nicotine may help scientists develop a powerful anti-smoking drug, says a study. The researchers found that the bacterial enzyme can be recreated in lab settings and possess...
Cfr10I/Bse634I
In molecular biology, the Cfr10I/Bse634I family of restriction endonucleases includes the type II restriction endonucleases Cfr10I and Bse634I. They exhibit a conserved tetrameric architecture that is...
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Chloramphenicol acetyltransferase
Chloramphenicol acetyltransferase (or CAT) is a bacterial enzyme (EC 2.3.1.28) that detoxifies the antibiotic chloramphenicol and is responsible for chloramphenicol resistance in bacteria. This enzym...
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BpuJI
In molecular biology, BpuJI is a type II restriction endonuclease which recognises the asymmetric sequence 5'-CCCGT and cuts at multiple sites in the surrounding area of the target sequence. The BpuJI...
Autolysin
An autolysin is an enzyme (EC 3.4.24.38, gametolysin, Chlamydomonas cell wall degrading protease, lysin, Chlamydomonas reinhardtii metalloproteinase, gamete lytic enzyme, gamete autolysin) that hydrol...
BglII
BglII (pronounced "begel two") is a type II restriction endonuclease enzyme isolated from certain strains of Bacillus globigii. The principal function of restriction enzymes is the protection of the h...
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HindIII
HindIII (pronounced "Hin D Three") is a type II site-specific deoxyribonuclease restriction enzyme isolated from Haemophilus influenzae that cleaves the DNA palindromic sequence AAGCTT in the presence...
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R.EcoRII
Restriction endonuclease (REase) EcoRII (pronounced "eco R two") is an enzyme of restriction modification system (RM) naturally found in Escherichia coli, a Gram-negative bacteria. Its molecular mass ...
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E. coli nitroreductase
E. coli nitroreductase is a flavoprotein found in the bacteria Escherichia coli. It catalyses the reduction of nitro groups in a wide range of substrates to produce the corresponding hydroxylamine. Al...
TaqI
TaqI is a restriction enzyme isolated from the bacterium Thermus aquaticus in 1978. It has a recognition sequence ofand makes the cut 3'---AGC T---5'
NdeI
NdeI is an endonuclease isolated from Neisseria denitrificans.In molecular biology, it is commonly used as a restriction enzyme.
Recognition sequence of NdeI:The ends generated by NdeI digest: 3'-...
EcoRI
EcoRI (pronounced, "eco R one") is an endonuclease enzyme isolated from strains of E. coli, and is part of the restriction modification system.In molecular biology it is used as a restriction enzyme. ...
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EcoRV
EcoRV (pronounced "eco R five") is a type II restriction endonuclease isolated from certain strains of Escherichia coli. It has the alternative name Eco32I. In molecular biology, it is a commonly used...
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New Delhi metallo-beta-lactamase 1
New Delhi Metallo-beta-lactamase-1 (NDM-1) is an enzyme that makes bacteria resistant to a broad range of beta-lactam antibiotics. These include the antibiotics of the carbapenem family, which are a m...
FokI
The enzyme FokI, naturally found in Flavobacterium okeanokoites, is a bacterial type IIS restriction endonuclease consisting of an N-terminal DNA-binding domain and a non-specific DNA cleavage domain ...
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