MODIFICATION METHYLASES (ADENINE SPECIFIC)
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Definitions of MODIFICATION METHYLASES (ADENINE SPECIFIC)
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An enzyme responsible for producing a species-characteristic methylation pattern on adenine residues in a specific short base sequence in the host cell DNA. The enzyme catalyzes the methylation of DNA adenine in the presence of S-adenosyl-L-methionine to form DNA containing 6-methylaminopurine and S-adenosyl-L-homocysteine. EC 220.127.116.11.
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