Domain

Transcription regulator MerR, DNA binding (IPR015358)

Short name: Tscrpt_reg_MerR_DNA-bd

Domain relationships

None.

Description

This entry represents a family of DNA-binding domains that are predominantly found in the prokaryotic transcriptional regulator MerR. They adopt a structure consisting of a core of three alpha helices, with an architecture that is similar to that of the 'winged helix' fold [PMID: 12958362].

Contributing signatures

Signatures from InterPro member databases are used to construct an entry.
Pfam