Definitions for "ligase"
An enzyme which catalyzes creation of a covalent bond between two substrates, resulting in a larger product which is a combination of the two starting materials; especially, DNA ligase, an enzyme which creates a phosphate bond between 5´ and 3´ ends of a DNA chain, resulting in a longer chain of DNA. DNA ligase is important in normal biosynthesis of DNA in the replication cycle of cells.
An enzyme used to catalyze the joining of single-stranded DNA segments.
an enzyme used to splice DNA fragment to another DNA molecule.
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Keywords:  polypeptide, single
a single polypeptide with M