Gene Symbol: nad4
Description: NADH dehydrogenase subunit 4
Species: Chlamydomonas reinhardtii
Ma D, Yang Y, King T, Hasnain S. The mitochondrial apocytochrome b gene from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii. Plant Mol Biol. 1990;15:357-9 pubmed
Michaelis G, Vahrenholz C, Pratje E. Mitochondrial DNA of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: the gene for apocytochrome b and the complete functional map of the 15.8 kb DNA. Mol Gen Genet. 1990;223:211-6 pubmed
..8 kb DNA of C. reinhardtii. One surprising feature is the absence of mitochondrial genes for ATPase and subunits II and III of cytochrome oxidase. No more than three tRNA genes appear to be present on the 15.8 kb mitochondrial DNA...
Ma D, Yang Y, King Y, Hasnain S. Nucleotide sequence of cloned nad4 (urf4) gene from Chlamydomonas reinhardtii mitochondrial DNA. Gene. 1989;85:363-70 pubmed
..part of the cytochrome b (COB)-encoding gene (cob), this DNA fragment encodes subunit 4 of NADH dehydrogenase (NAD4). The deduced amino acid sequence and hydrophilicity plot indicate that NAD4 is highly hydrophobic...
Pratje E, Vahrenholz C, Buhler S, Michaelis G. Mitochondrial DNA of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: the ND4 gene encoding a subunit of NADH dehydrogenase. Curr Genet. 1989;16:61-4 pubmed
..ND4 is the fifth and last mitochondrial gene of the NADH dehydrogenase complex on the 15.8 kb mitochondrial genome of C. reinhardtii. ..
Boer P, Gray M. The URF 5 gene of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii mitochondria: DNA sequence and mode of transcription. EMBO J. 1986;5:21-8 pubmed
..reinhardtii mitochondrial mRNAs, and their location close to mRNA termini suggests that such motifs may play a role in directing the precise endonucleolytic cleavage of long primary transcripts. ..
Vahrenholz C, Riemen G, Pratje E, Dujon B, Michaelis G. Mitochondrial DNA of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: the structure of the ends of the linear 15.8-kb genome suggests mechanisms for DNA replication. Curr Genet. 1993;24:241-7 pubmed
..The unusual structure of the 15.8-kb DNA termini is compared with those of other linear mitochondrial DNAs. Possible mechanisms of 15.8-kb DNA replication are discussed. ..
Boer P, Gray M. Short dispersed repeats localized in spacer regions of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii mitochondrial DNA. Curr Genet. 1991;19:309-12 pubmed
..The location of these elements suggests that they could play a role in gene expression, e.g., post-transcriptional processing, in C. reinhardtii mitochondria...
Boer P, Gray M. Nucleotide sequence of a protein coding region in Chlamydomonas reinhardtii mitochondrial DNA. Nucleic Acids Res. 1986;14:7506-7 pubmed
Bennoun P, Delosme M, Kuck U. Mitochondrial genetics of Chlamydomonas reinhardtii: resistance mutations marking the cytochrome b gene. Genetics. 1991;127:335-43 pubmed
..On the average, a strong bias is seen for markers inherited from the mating type minus parent. ..