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  Domain Name: Adenylation_DNA_liga
Adenylation domain of putative bacterial ATP-dependent DNA ligases. Bacterial DNA ligases are divided into two broad classes: NAD-dependent and ATP-dependent. All bacterial species have a NAD-dependent DNA ligase (LigA). Some bacterial genomes contain multiple genes for DNA ligases that are predicted to use ATP as their cofactor, including Mycobacterium tuberculosis LigB, LigC, and LigD. This group is composed of predicted bacterial ATP-dependent DNA ligases. ATP-dependent polynucleotide ligases catalyze phosphodiester bond formation using nicked nucleic acid substrates with the high energy nucleotide of ATP as a cofactor in a three-step reaction mechanism. The adenylation and C-terminal oligonucleotide/oligosaccharide binding (OB)-fold domains comprise a catalytic core unit that is common to most members of the ATP-dependent DNA ligase family, including this group. The adenylation domain binds ATP and contains many of the active site residues.
No pairwise interactions are available for this conserved domain.

Total Mutations Found: 3
Total Disease Mutations Found: 1
This domain occurred 2 times on human genes (3 proteins).


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   Protein ID            Protein Position

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Feature Name:Total Found:
active site
DNA binding site

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Please Cite: Peterson, T.A., Adadey, A., Santana-Cruz ,I., Sun, Y., Winder A, Kann, M.G., (2010) DMDM: Domain Mapping of Disease Mutations. Bioinformatics 26 (19), 2458-2459.

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