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

    ASJC Scopus subject areas

    • Structural Biology
    • Biochemistry
    • Genetics


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