DNA topoisomerase activity

id: GO:0003916
name: DNA topoisomerase activity
namespace: molecular_function
type: go
obsolete: False

Description: Catalysis of the transient cleavage and passage of individual DNA strands or double helices through one another, resulting a topological transformation in double-stranded DNA.

Child Functions

GO:0003917DNA topoisomerase type I activity
GO:0003918DNA topoisomerase (ATP-hydrolyzing) activity

Parent Functions

GO:0003677DNA binding
GO:0016853isomerase activity