Gene Symbol: czog1
Description: cis-zeatin O-glucosyltransferase 1
Alias: GRMZM2G168474, ciszog1, cis-zeatin O-glucosyltransferase 1, cis-zeatin O-glucosyltransferase1, cytokinin metabolic enzyme, gnp_AW065903b, gpm143b, std687002F11
Species: maize

Top Publications

  1. Martin R, Mok M, Habben J, Mok D. A maize cytokinin gene encoding an O-glucosyltransferase specific to cis-zeatin. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001;98:5922-6 pubmed
    ..This gene, cisZOG1, contains an ORF of 1,401 nucleotides encoding a protein of 51...
  2. Veach Y, Martin R, Mok D, Malbeck J, Vankova R, Mok M. O-glucosylation of cis-zeatin in maize. Characterization of genes, enzymes, and endogenous cytokinins. Plant Physiol. 2003;131:1374-80 pubmed
    ..The existence of a maize (Zea mays) gene (cisZOG1) encoding an O-glucosyltransferase specific to cis-zeatin (R.C. Martin, M.C. Mok, J.E. Habben, D.W.S...
  3. Swigonova Z, Bennetzen J, Messing J. Structure and evolution of the r/b chromosomal regions in rice, maize and sorghum. Genetics. 2005;169:891-906 pubmed
    ..In addition to gene mobility, both maize and rice regions experienced recent transposition (<3 MYA). ..
  4. Mok M, Martin R, Dobrev P, Vankov R, Ho P, Yonekura Sakakibara K, et al. Topolins and hydroxylated thidiazuron derivatives are substrates of cytokinin O-glucosyltransferase with position specificity related to receptor recognition. Plant Physiol. 2005;137:1057-66 pubmed publisher
    ..ZOG1 gene has high affinity for trans-zeatin as the substrate, whereas the enzyme encoded by the maize (Zea mays) cisZOG1 gene prefers cis-zeatin...