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Erratum to: Cell death upon epigenetic genome methylation: a novel function of methyl-specific deoxyribonucleases
Genome Biology volume 12, Article number: 412 (2012)
- The original article was published in Genome Biology 2008 9:R163
We have noticed an error in the sixth paragraph of the Discussion of our article . The corrected paragraph should read:
Another type IV nuclease, GmrSD, found in an E. coli strain targets glucosylated hydroxymethyl-C and may have evolved to cut T4 genome . The resistance of hydroxymethyl-C-containing phage to restriction enzymes but its sensitivity to McrBC , the resistance of glucosylated hydroxymethyl-C to McrBC but sensitivity to GmrSD , and inhibition of GmrSD by T4-coded internal protein  suggest an evolutionary arms race (evolutionary struggle between competing sets of co-evolving genes that develop adaptations and counter-adaptations against each other) between the bacteria and the phage.
Fukuda E, Kaminska KH, Bujnicki JM, Kobayashi I: Cell death upon epigenetic genome methylation: a novel function of methyl-specific deoxyribonucleases. Genome Biology. 2008, 9: R163-10.1186/gb-2008-9-11-r163.
The online version of the original article can be found at 10.1186/gb-2008-9-11-r163
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Fukuda, E., Kaminska, K.H., Bujnicki, J.M. et al. Erratum to: Cell death upon epigenetic genome methylation: a novel function of methyl-specific deoxyribonucleases. Genome Biol 12, 412 (2012). https://doi.org/10.1186/gb-2011-12-11-412