MAGNETIC TWEEZERS FOR THE STUDY OF DNA TRACKING MOTORS
- Manosas, Maria and Meglio, Adrien and Spiering, Michelle M. and Ding, Fangyuan and Benkovic, Stephen J. and Barre, Francois-Xavier and Saleh, Omar A. and Allemand, Jean Francois and Bensimon, David and Croquette, Vincent
in METHODS IN ENZYMOLOGY, VOL 475: SINGLE MOLECULE TOOLS, PT B: SUPER-RESOLUTION, PARTICLE TRACKING, MULTIPARAMETER, AND FORCE BASED METHODS
edited by Walter, NG (2010)
Abstract : Single-molecule manipulation methods have opened a new vista on the
study of molecular motors. Here we describe the use of magnetic traps
for the investigation of the mechanism of DNA based motors, in
particular helicases and translocases.