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Homologous recombination - Rhodococcus erythropolis PR4
Homologous recombination (HR) is essential for the accurate repair of DNA double-strand breaks (DSBs), potentially lethal lesions. HR takes place in the late S-G2 phase of the cell cycle and involves the generation of a single-stranded region of DNA, followed by strand invasion, formation of a Holliday junction, DNA synthesis using the intact strand as a template, branch migration and resolution. It is investigated that RecA/Rad51 family proteins play a central role. The breast cancer susceptibility protein Brca2 and the RecQ helicase BLM (Bloom syndrome mutated) are tumor suppressors that maintain genome integrity, at least in part, through HR.
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DNA polymerase III complex, bacteria [PATH:rer03440]
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Rhodococcus erythropolis PR4 [GN:rer]
ssb; single-stranded DNA-binding protein [KO:K03111]
putative single-stranded DNA-binding protein [KO:K03111]
recF; DNA replication and repair protein RecF [KO:K03629]
recO; DNA repair protein RecO [KO:K03584]
recR; recombination protein RecR [KO:K06187]
recA; RecA protein [KO:K03553]
polA; DNA polymerase I [KO:K02335] [EC:]
putative DNA polymerase [KO:K02335] [EC:]
ruvA; Holliday junction DNA helicase RuvA [KO:K03550] [EC:]
ruvB; Holliday junction DNA helicase RuvB [KO:K03551] [EC:]
ruvC; Holliday junction endonuclease RuvC [KO:K01159] [EC:]
recG; ATP-dependent DNA helicase RecG [KO:K03655] [EC:]
recB; exodeoxyribonuclease V beta chain [KO:K03582] [EC:]
recC; exodeoxyribonuclease V gamma chain [KO:K03583] [EC:]
recD; exodeoxyribonuclease V alpha chain [KO:K03581] [EC:]
dnaE; DNA polymerase III alpha subunit [KO:K02337] [EC:]
dnaN; DNA polymerase III beta subunit [KO:K02338] [EC:]
dnaX; DNA polymerase III gamma/tau subunit [KO:K02343] [EC:]
holA; putative DNA polymerase III delta subunit [KO:K02340] [EC:]
holB; putative DNA polymerase III delta' subunit [KO:K02341] [EC:]
putative exonuclease [KO:K02342] [EC:]
dnaQ; putative DNA polymerase III epsilon subunit [KO:K02342] [EC:]
priA; putative primosomal protein n' [KO:K04066] [EC:3.6.4.-]
Maloisel L, Fabre F, Gangloff S.
DNA polymerase delta is preferentially recruited during homologous recombination to promote heteroduplex DNA extension.
Mol Cell Biol 28:1373-82 (2008)
Haruta-Takahashi N, Iwasaki H.
[Recombination mediators] Japanese
Seikagaku 79:449-53 (2007)
Ouyang KJ, Woo LL, Ellis NA.
Homologous recombination and maintenance of genome integrity: Cancer and aging through the prism of human RecQ helicases.
Mech Ageing Dev 129:425-40 (2008)
Kawabata M, Kawabata T, Nishibori M.
Role of recA/RAD51 family proteins in mammals.
Acta Med Okayama 59:1-9 (2005)
Prado F, Cortes-Ledesma F, Huertas P, Aguilera A.
Mitotic recombination in Saccharomyces cerevisiae.
Curr Genet 42:185-98 (2003)
Heyer WD, Li X, Rolfsmeier M, Zhang XP.
Rad54: the Swiss Army knife of homologous recombination?
Nucleic Acids Res 34:4115-25 (2006)
Michel B, Boubakri H, Baharoglu Z, LeMasson M, Lestini R.
Recombination proteins and rescue of arrested replication forks.
DNA Repair (Amst) 6:967-80 (2007)
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