DNA methylase DNMT1PDB ID: 3PT6
DNMT1 adds methyl groups to cytosine bases in newly replicated DNA. These methyl groups are important for controlling genes in different types of cells.
Discussed Structures from DNA Methyltransferases
Structure of DNMT1-DNA complex reveals a role for autoinhibition in maintenance DNA methylation.
Song, J., Rechkoblit, O., Bestor, T.H., Patel, D.J.
Journal: (2011) Science 331: 1036-1040