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Standard Name ENS2 1
Feature Type not in systematic sequence of S288C
Description Mitochondrially-encoded 50 kD subunit of Endo.SceI; a dimeric multi-site-specific endonuclease that introduces double-stranded breaks at a number of well-defined sites on the mitochondrial DNA, inducing homologous recombination (2, 3)
Also known as: RF3 , Endo.SceI
Gene Ontology Annotations All ENS2 GO evidence and references
Molecular Function
Manually curated
Biological Process
Manually curated
Cellular Component
Manually curated
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Primary SGDIDS000029698
References cited on this page View Complete Literature Guide for ENS2
1) Nakagawa K, et al.  (1991) A maturase-like subunit of the sequence-specific endonuclease endo.SceI from yeast mitochondria. J Biol Chem 266(3):1977-84
2) Nakagawa K, et al.  (1992) An endonuclease with multiple cutting sites, Endo.SceI, initiates genetic recombination at its cutting site in yeast mitochondria. EMBO J 11(7):2707-15
3) Shibata T, et al.  (1995) Multi-site-specific endonucleases and the initiation of homologous genetic recombination in yeast. Adv Biophys 31:77-91