dnaE

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DNA pol III alpha subunit
Identifiers
Organism Escherichia coli
(str. K-12 substr. MG1655)
Symbol dnaE
Entrez 944877
PDB 2HNH
RefSeq (Prot) NP_414726.1
UniProt P10443
Other data
EC number 2.7.7.7
Chromosome genome: 0.2 - 0.21 Mb
Bacterial DNA polymerase III alpha subunit
Identifiers
Symbol DNA_pol3_alpha
Pfam PF07733
InterPro IPR011708

dnaE, the gene product of dnaE, is the catalytic α subunit of DNA polymerase III, acting as a DNA helicase. This enzyme is only found in prokaryotes.