The copying of chromosomal DNA initiates from a single nucleoprotein assembly called the prereplication complex. New findings in a recent issue of Molecular Cell (Yardimci et al., 2010) reveal that this complex dissolves into two independent replisomes that move away from each other as DNA synthesis ensues.
|Original language||English (US)|
|Number of pages||2|
|State||Published - Dec 22 2010|
ASJC Scopus subject areas
- Molecular Biology
- Cell Biology