Asked • 07/29/19

Basic Amino Acid Residue Binding Mechanism to DNA?

I understand that many protein DNA binding domains bind to DNA via basic residues such as Arginine and Lysine. But what is the mechanism used to bind to DNA and where on the DNA would these residues bind?

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Jesse E. answered • 08/30/19

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