Where does DNA replication start in archaea?
Department of Molecular Genetics and Microbiology, State University of New York, Stony Brook, NY 11794-5222, USA
Genome Biology 2000, 1:reviews1020-reviews1020.4 doi:10.1186/gb-2000-1-3-reviews1020Published: 13 September 2000
Genome-wide measures of DNA strand composition have been used to find archaeal DNA replication origins. Archaea seem to replicate using a single origin (as do eubacteria) even though archaeal replication factors are more like those of eukaryotes.