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Entry
EC 3.1.13.2                 Enzyme                                 

Name
exoribonuclease H
Class
Hydrolases;
Acting on ester bonds;
Exoribonucleases producing 5'-phosphomonoesters
BRITE hierarchy
Reaction(IUBMB)
3'-end directed exonucleolytic cleavage of viral RNA-DNA hybrid
Comment
This is a secondary reaction to the RNA 5'-end directed cleavage 13-19 nucleotides from the RNA end performed by EC 3.1.26.13 (retroviral ribonuclease H).
History
EC 3.1.13.2 created 1978, modified 2010
Reference
1  [PMID:1691093]
  Authors
Schatz O, Mous J, Le Grice SF
  Title
HIV-1 RT-associated ribonuclease H displays both endonuclease and 3'----5' exonuclease activity.
  Journal
EMBO. J. 9 (1990) 1171-6.
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