UniProt functional annotation for Q38087

UniProt code: Q38087.

Organism: Enterobacteria phage RB69 (Bacteriophage RB69).
Taxonomy: Viruses; dsDNA viruses, no RNA stage; Caudovirales; Myoviridae; Tevenvirinae; T4likevirus.
 
Function: This polymerase possesses two enzymatic activities: DNA synthesis (polymerase) and an exonucleolytic activity that degrades single-stranded DNA in the 3'- to 5'-direction.
 
Catalytic activity: Deoxynucleoside triphosphate + DNA(n) = diphosphate + DNA(n+1).
Similarity: Belongs to the DNA polymerase type-B family.

Annotations taken from UniProtKB at the EBI.