Definition of Replisome

1. Noun. (genetics) A matrix of enzymes that is the site of DNA replication in the nucleus of a cell ¹



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Medical Definition of Replisome

1. Complex of proteins involved in the replication (elongation) of DNA that moves along as the new complementary strand is synthesised. On this basis a minimum content would be DNA polymerase III and a primosome. An RNA replisome has been proposed as a putative ancestor of the ribosome. Origin: Gr. Soma = body This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Replisome

replicational
replications
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replicative form
replicative intermediate
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replisome (current term)
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