The Holliday junction is finally seen with crystal clarity

David M.J. Lilley (Lead / Corresponding author), David G. Norman

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After a long wait, we finally see the structure of the Holliday junction of genetic recombination at atomic resolution. It comprises a right-handed cross of DNA molecules, with an antiparallel orientation of strands.

Original languageEnglish
Pages (from-to)897-899
Number of pages3
JournalNature Structural Biology
Issue number10
Publication statusPublished - Oct 1999


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