MCM2-7 mediated fork unwinding

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R-HSA-169468
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Reaction [transition]
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Homo sapiens
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In budding yeast, all MCM proteins have been proved to be essential for elongation. The active form of this protein complex may be a heterohexamer. A subcomplex of MCM proteins consisting fo MCM4,6, and -7 has a weak helicase activity that may contribute to DNA unwinding.

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helicase activity of MCM2-7 [nucleoplasm]
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