Escherichia coli K-12 substr. MG1655 Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0008026 - ATP-dependent helicase activity

Definition: Catalysis of the reaction: ATP + H2O = ADP + phosphate, to drive the unwinding of a DNA or RNA helix.

Parent Classes:
GO:0042623 - ATPase activity, coupled ,
GO:0070035 - purine NTP-dependent helicase activity

Child Classes:
GO:0004003 - ATP-dependent DNA helicase activity (13) ,
GO:0004004 - ATP-dependent RNA helicase activity (10) ,
GO:0033680 - ATP-dependent DNA/RNA helicase activity (2)

Term Members:
ATP-dependent helicase (dinG) ,
ATP-dependent DNA helicase (recQ) ,
conserved protein (yoaA) ,
transcription-repair coupling factor (mfd) ,

Unification Links: GO:0008026

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of EcoCyc: Nucleic Acids Research 41:D605-12 2013
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