KNOTTED AND LINKED PRODUCTS OF RECOMBINATION ON T (2, n)#T (2, m) SUBSTRATES Flapan, Erica; Grevet, Jeremy; Li, Qi; Sun, Chen Daisy; Wong, Helen;
We develop a topological model of site-specific recombination that applies to substrates which are the connected sum of two torus links of the form T(2, n)#T(2, m). Then we use our model to prove that all knots and links that can be produced by site-specific recombination on such substrates are contained in one of two families, which we illustrate.
DNA topology;DNA knots;site-specific recombination;
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