Gene Symbol: SSO_RS02500
Description: DNA primase noncatalytic subunit PriX
Alias: SSO0502
Species: Sulfolobus solfataricus P2

Top Publications

  1. Holzer S, Yan J, Kilkenny M, Bell S, Pellegrini L. Primer synthesis by a eukaryotic-like archaeal primase is independent of its Fe-S cluster. Nat Commun. 2017;8:1718 pubmed publisher
    ..Our evidence shows that PriX has replaced PriL as the subunit that endows primase with the unique ability to initiate nucleic acid synthesis. Importantly, our findings reveal that the Fe-S cluster is not required for primer synthesis. ..