Structural Basis of Transcription: Alpha-Amanitin-RNA Polymerase II Cocrystal at 2.8 A Resolution.Bushnell, D.A., Cramer, P., Kornberg, R.D.
(2002) Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 99: 1218
- PubMed: 11805306
- DOI: https://doi.org/10.1073/pnas.251664698
- Primary Citation of Related Structures:
- PubMed Abstract:
The structure of RNA polymerase II in a complex with the inhibitor alpha-amanitin has been determined by x-ray crystallography. The structure of the complex indicates the likely basis of inhibition and gives unexpected insight into the transcription mechanism.
Department of Structural Biology, Stanford University School of Medicine, Stanford, CA 94305-5126, USA.