EC 126.96.36.199 - Deoxyribonuclease (pyrimidine dimer)
IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
bacteriophage T4 endodeoxyribonuclease V
endodeoxyribonuclease (pyrimidine dimer)
- Endonucleolytic cleavage near pyrimidine dimers to products with 5'-phosphate
Acts on a damaged strand, 5' from the damaged site.
Links to other databases
Enzymic repair of DNA: sites of hydrolysis by the Escherichia coli endonuclease specific for pyrimidine dimers (corendonuclease II).Biochemistry 15: 4116-4120 (1976).
Micrococcus luteus correndonucleases. II. Mechanism of action of two endonucleases specific for DNA containing pyrimidine dimers.J. Biol. Chem. 252: 6287-6293 (1977). [PMID: 330526]
[EC 188.8.131.52 created 1978]