Reverse transcriptase with DNAPDB ID: 2HMI
Reverse transcriptase creates a DNA copy of the HIV RNA genome. It is an important target for anti-HIV drugs to fight AIDS. This structure includes the enzyme with a short segment of DNA in the active site.
Discussed Structures from Reverse Transcriptase
Structure and functional implications of the polymerase active site region in a complex of HIV-1 RT with a double-stranded DNA template-primer and an antibody Fab fragment at 2.8 A resolution.
Ding, J., Das, K., Hsiou, Y., Sarafianos, S.G., Clark Jr., A.D., Jacobo-Molina, A., Tantillo, C., Hughes, S.H., Arnold, E.
Journal: (1998) J.Mol.Biol. 284: 1095-1111