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Keyword - Mobility protein (KW-0499)

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Protein involved in the conjugative transfer of plasmid DNA. These proteins provide the function of nicking the DNA at a certain point, guiding the 5' end of the nicked strand into the recipient cell, recircularization, and perhaps the priming of complementary strand synthesis in the recipient.


Molecular function


Mobility proteinConjugationMolecular functionBiological process
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