Repair of Heteroduplex DNA in Bacteriophage T4

  • Hillard Berger
  • Wendy C. Benz
Part of the Basic Life Sciences book series


Evidence is presented that T4 phage posesses a system which repairs “loops” in heteroduplex DNA. The T4 v gene (endonuclease V) is required for repair.


Mixed Infection Allele Loss Central Marker Heterozygote Frequency Endonuclease Versus 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1975

Authors and Affiliations

  • Hillard Berger
    • 1
  • Wendy C. Benz
    • 1
  1. 1.Department of BiologyJohns Hopkins UniversityBaltimoreUSA

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