DNA helicases


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DNA helicases

Enzymes that bring about the unwinding of DNA strands prior to replication.
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The DNA helicase acts to unwind the reaction template DNAs, and the SSBs help to keep it single-stranded long enough for the primer oligonucleotides to "search" the ssDNA regions for their potential complemetary annealing sites (Figure 2b).
The XPB and XPD DNA helicases are components of the p53-mediated apoptosis pathway.
The assay can be used for any enzyme class that produces ADP, including protein, lipid or carbohydrate kinases, ATPases, DNA helicases, and carboxyltransferases.