Affiliation: Max Planck Institute of Molecular Plant Physiology
Kossmann J, Lloyd J. Understanding and influencing starch biochemistry. Crit Rev Biochem Mol Biol. 2000;35:141-96 pubmed
..The enzymes thought to be involved and the evidence for this are discussed. ..
Kossmann J, Abel G, Springer F, Lloyd J, Willmitzer L. Cloning and functional analysis of a cDNA encoding a starch synthase from potato (Solanum tuberosum L.) that is predominantly expressed in leaf tissue. Planta. 1999;208:503-11 pubmed publisher
..The reduction in the amount of this isoform of SS did not lead to any detectable changes in starch structure, probably due to the fact that this isoform only represents a minor activity in potato tubers...