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OBO ID: GO:0044729
Term Name: hemi-methylated DNA-binding Search Ontology:
Synonyms:
  • double-stranded hemi-methylated DNA binding
Definition: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with double-stranded hemi-methylated DNA at replication foci (one strand methylated, while the other strand is unmethylated). Methylation of cytosine or adenine in DNA is an important mechanism for establishing stable heritable epigenetic marks. 18772889
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Ontology: GO: Molecular Function   QuickGO   AmiGO
PHENOTYPE No data available