methyltransferase specificity

Markus Winter m.winter at auckland.ac.nz
Wed Mar 31 04:17:35 EST 1999

Hi Neil,

maybe I'm missing something here, but the Rebase site is worth checking out
regarding everything about restriction enzymes and methyltransferases. It can
be found at:


Hope that helps.


bafn6 at sussex.ac.uk wrote:

> I'm trying to establish whether a particular nucleotide sequence contains a
> recognition sequence of a known methyltransferase (and one that will
> methylate a particular base within that particular sequence). Is there an
> efficient way of achieving this task? Anything online? I've been browsing
> through the 1990 review in GENE but am not confident that I haven't missed
> something.
> Thanks
> Neil Crickmore
> University of Sussex
> UK

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