Summary: Type IIB DNA topoisomerase
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Type II DNA topoisomerases are ubiquitous enzymes that catalyse the ATP-dependent transport of one DNA duplex through a second DNA segment via a transient double-strand break. Type II DNA topoisomerases are now subdivided into two sub-families, type IIA and IIB DNA topoisomerases. TP6A_N is present in type IIB topoisomerase and is thought to be involved in DNA binding owing to its sequence similarity to E. coli catabolite activator protein (CAP) .
Nichols MD, DeAngelis K, Keck JL, Berger JM; , EMBO J 1999;18:6177-6188.: Structure and function of an archaeal topoisomerase VI subunit with homology to the meiotic recombination factor Spo11. PUBMED:10545127 EPMC:10545127
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InterPro entry IPR013049
This entry represents the N-terminal domain found in Spo11, a meiotic recombination protein found in eukaryotes, and in subunit A of topoisomerase VI, a type IIB topoisomerase found predominantly in archaea [PUBMED:10545127, PUBMED:12618182]. These two types of proteins share structural homology.
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|Cellular component||chromosome (GO:0005694)|
|Molecular function||DNA binding (GO:0003677)|
|ATP binding (GO:0005524)|
|catalytic activity (GO:0003824)|
|Biological process||DNA metabolic process (GO:0006259)|
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|Author:||Waterfield DI, Finn RD|
|Number in seed:||198|
|Number in full:||611|
|Average length of the domain:||62.60 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||28 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||16.48 %|
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search method: hmmsearch -Z 11927849 -E 1000 --cpu 4 HMM pfamseq
|Family (HMM) version:||11|
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