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Genomes and Genes




Gene Symbol: LOC101216963
Description: 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase CMA101
Alias: ACS1, ACS1G, CS-ACS3, 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase CMA101, ACC synthase
Species: cucumber

Top Publications

  1. Kamachi S, Sekimoto H, Kondo N, Sakai S. Cloning of a cDNA for a 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase that is expressed during development of female flowers at the apices of Cucumis sativus L. Plant Cell Physiol. 1997;38:1197-206 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that the development of female flowers might be regulated by the level of CS-ACS2 mRNA at the apex...
  2. Knopf R, Trebitsh T. The female-specific Cs-ACS1G gene of cucumber. A case of gene duplication and recombination between the non-sex-specific 1-aminocyclopropane-1-carboxylate synthase gene and a branched-chain amino acid transaminase gene. Plant Cell Physiol. 2006;47:1217-28 pubmed a single copy in monoecious (ffMM) plants whereas gynoecious plants (FFMM) contain an additional copy Cs-ACS1G that was mapped to the F locus...
  3. Tan J, Tao Q, Niu H, Zhang Z, Li D, Gong Z, et al. A novel allele of monoecious (m) locus is responsible for elongated fruit shape and perfect flowers in cucumber (Cucumis sativus L.). Theor Appl Genet. 2015;128:2483-93 pubmed publisher
    ..This new allele provides a valuable tool in understanding the molecular mechanisms of CsACS2 in the relationships of sex determination, fruit shape, and CsACS activities in cucumber. ..