Gene Symbol: cfa6
Description: coronafacic acid polyketide synthase I
Alias: PSPTO4686, coronafacic acid polyketide synthase I
Species: Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato str. DC3000

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  1. Li X, Lin H, Zhang W, Zou Y, Zhang J, Tang X, et al. Flagellin induces innate immunity in nonhost interactions that is suppressed by Pseudomonas syringae effectors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2005;102:12990-5 pubmed publisher
    ..A remarkable number of DC3000 virulence factors act in the plant cell by suppressing the species level defenses, and that contributes to the specialization of DC3000 on Arabidopsis...
  2. Rangaswamy V, Jiralerspong S, Parry R, Bender C. Biosynthesis of the Pseudomonas polyketide coronafacic acid requires monofunctional and multifunctional polyketide synthase proteins. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1998;95:15469-74 pubmed
    ..In this report a gene cluster encoding a pseudomonad polyketide has been completely sequenced and the deduced gene functions have been used to develop a biosynthetic scheme...
  3. Brooks D, Hernández Guzmán G, Kloek A, Alarcon Chaidez F, Sreedharan A, Rangaswamy V, et al. Identification and characterization of a well-defined series of coronatine biosynthetic mutants of Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato DC3000. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2004;17:162-74 pubmed
    ..To assess the relative contributions of CFA, CMA, and COR in virulence, we constructed and characterized cfa6 cmaA double mutant strains. These exhibited virulence phenotypes on A...
  4. Uppalapati S, Ishiga Y, Wangdi T, Kunkel B, Anand A, Mysore K, et al. The phytotoxin coronatine contributes to pathogen fitness and is required for suppression of salicylic acid accumulation in tomato inoculated with Pseudomonas syringae pv. tomato DC3000. Mol Plant Microbe Interact. 2007;20:955-65 pubmed publisher