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MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0043565 - sequence-specific DNA binding

Synonyms: sequence specific DNA binding

Definition: Interacting selectively and non-covalently with DNA of a specific nucleotide composition, e.g. GC-rich DNA binding, or with a specific sequence motif or type of DNA e.g. promotor binding or rDNA binding.

Parent Classes:
GO:0003677 - DNA binding

Child Classes:
GO:0000976 - transcription regulatory region sequence-specific DNA binding (3) ,
GO:0008327 - methyl-CpG binding (1)

Term Members:
HipB ,
NadR DNA-binding transcriptional repressor and NMN adenylyltransferase ,
fused PutA transcriptional repressor / proline dehydrogenase / 1-pyrroline-5-carboxylate dehydrogenase ,
Lon ,
DinJ-YafQ antitoxin/toxin complex and DNA-binding transcriptional repressor ,
transposase of IS30 (insI-1) ,
isovaleryl-CoA dehydrogenase and DNA-binding transcriptional repressor ,
AidB ,
Ada DNA-binding transcriptional dual regulator ,
HipAB toxin/antitoxin complex and DNA-binding transcriptional repressor ,
MqsA antitoxin of the MqsRA toxin-antitoxin system and DNA-binding transcriptional repressor ,
YefM antitoxin of the YoeB-YefM toxin-antitoxin pair and DNA binding transcriptional repressor

Unification Links: GO:0043565


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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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