MetaCyc Gene-Ontology-Terms Class: GO:0004536 - deoxyribonuclease activity

Synonyms: GO:0004537

Definition: Catalysis of the hydrolysis of ester linkages within deoxyribonucleic acid.

Parent Classes:
GO:0004518 - nuclease activity

Child Classes:
GO:0004520 - endodeoxyribonuclease activity (15) ,
GO:0004529 - exodeoxyribonuclease activity (14)

Term Members:
ssDNA/RNA exonuclease, 3' → 5' specific (tatD)

Unification Links: GO:0004536

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Please cite the following article in publications resulting from the use of MetaCyc: Caspi et al, Nucleic Acids Research 42:D459-D471 2014
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