Deoxyribonuclease IV (phage-T4-induced) (EC188.8.131.52, endodeoxyribonuclease IV (phage T4-induced), E. coli endonuclease IV, endodeoxyribonuclease, redoxyendonuclease, deoxriboendonuclease, Escherichia coli endonuclease II, endonuclease II, DNA-adenine-transferase) is an enzyme. This enzyme catalyses the following chemical reaction
Endonucleolytic cleavage to 5'-phosphooligonucleotide end-products
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