Type of Enzyme
In the Public Domain since
April 12, 2011
Bst DNA Polymerase, Full Length is the full length polymerase from Bacillus stearothermophilus. It has 5′ → 3′ polymerase and double-strand specific 5′ → 3′ exonuclease activity, but lacks the 3′ → 5′ exonuclease activity.
Used for: Isothermal DNA amplification, primer extension
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Kaboev, O.K., Luchkina, L.A., Akhmedov, A.T. and Bekker, M.L., 1981. Purification and properties of deoxyribonucleic acid polymerase from Bacillus stearothermophilus. Journal of bacteriology, 145(1), pp.21-26.