Where to Begin? Sigma factors and the selectivity of transcription initiation in Bacteria

John D. Helmann
  • Molecular Microbiology, May 2019, Wiley
  • DOI: 10.1111/mmi.14309

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Bacterial sigma factors are required subunits of RNA polymerase that enable the recognition of specific start points for transcription (promoters). Alternative sigma factors are now recognized as major players in gene regulation.

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