Search Results for Zinc Fingers

Molecule of the Month articles (4) Structural Biology Highlights articles (1)
Molecule of the Month articles (4)
Zinc Fingers

March 2007

Zinc ions are used to strengthen small protein modules that recognize DNA

Estrogen Receptor

September 2003

Estrogen binds to receptors in the nucleus and affects key genes in development

TAL Effectors

December 2014

TAL-effectors are modular, DNA-reading proteins that can be used to edit DNA in living cells

Oct and Sox Transcription Factors

April 2009

Transcription factors decide when particular genes will be transcribed

Structural Biology Highlights articles (1)
CBS Domain Protein TA0289

Research in bioinformatics has shown that proteins are often modular, and that these modules are often mixed and matched to form new proteins.