plasmid DNA repair

Paul A Dalby p.dalby at
Fri Jun 2 07:11:35 EST 2000

Imagine a plasmid which has a base-pair mismatch in it.  If I transformed it 
into E.coli, would it replicate before repair, or would it excise and repair 
before replication?  If the latter, which strand gets reverted?

Paul Dalby

p.dalby at

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