Length of Okazaki fragment at 22°C

Range ~650
Organism Bacteria Escherichia coli
Reference Reyes-Lamothe R, Sherratt DJ, Leake MC. Stoichiometry and architecture of active DNA replication machinery in Escherichia coli. Science. 2010 Apr 23 328(5977):498-501. p.500 left column 2nd paragraphPubMed ID20413500
Primary Source Yao NY, Georgescu RE, Finkelstein J, O'Donnell ME. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009 Aug 11 106(32):13236-41 Single-molecule analysis reveals that the lagging strand increases replisome processivity but slows replication fork progression.PubMed ID19666586
Method Single-molecule techniques
Entered by Uri M
ID 107687