Genomes and Genes




Gene Symbol: sm1
Description: UDP-rhamnose synthase
Alias: GRMZM2G031311, RHM1, pco142331, UDP-rhamnose synthase, pco142331(506), salmon silks1
Species: maize

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  1. McMullen M, Kross H, Snook M, Cort├ęs Cruz M, Houchins K, Musket T, et al. Salmon silk genes contribute to the elucidation of the flavone pathway in maize (Zea mays L.). J Hered. 2004;95:225-33 pubmed
    ..In addition to the previously described sm1 gene, we identified a second sm locus, which we designate sm2, located on the long arm of maize chromosome 2...
  2. Casas M, Falcone Ferreyra M, Jiang N, Mejia Guerra M, Rodriguez E, Wilson T, et al. Identification and Characterization of Maize salmon silks Genes Involved in Insecticidal Maysin Biosynthesis. Plant Cell. 2016;28:1297-309 pubmed publisher
    ..Subsequent studies identified two loci as being capable of conferring salmon silks phenotypes, salmon silks1 (sm1) and sm2 Benefitting from available sm1 and sm2 mapping information and from knowledge of the genes ..

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