UC Santa Cruz
Ribozymes: structure and mechanism in RNA catalysis.
- Author(s): Scott, WG
- Klug, A
- et al.
The hammerhead RNA is a small catalytic RNA found in a number of RNA virus genomes and virus-like RNAs. The recently determined crystal structures of hammerhead ribozymes reveal how a small RNA motif can fold up into a conformation suitable for mediating RNA cleavage