Gene Symbol: DFG16
Description: Dfg16p
Alias: ECM41, ZRG12, Dfg16p
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Lai X, Beilharz T, Au W, Hammet A, Preiss T, Basrai M, et al. Yeast hEST1A/B (SMG5/6)-like proteins contribute to environment-sensing adaptive gene expression responses. G3 (Bethesda). 2013;3:1649-59 pubmed publisher
    ..synthetic gene array screen, esl1? esl2? double mutants were synthetic sick with null mutations for Rim8 and Dfg16, which form the environmental-sensing complex of the Rim101 pH response gene expression pathway...
  2. Herrador A, Livas D, Soletto L, Becuwe M, Léon S, Vincent O. Casein kinase 1 controls the activation threshold of an α-arrestin by multisite phosphorylation of the interdomain hinge. Mol Biol Cell. 2015;26:2128-38 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings support a model in which CK1-mediated phosphorylation of Rim8 contributes to setting a signaling threshold required to inhibit the RIM pathway at acidic pH. ..
  3. Obara K, Yamamoto H, Kihara A. Membrane protein Rim21 plays a central role in sensing ambient pH in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:38473-81 pubmed publisher
    ..In this pathway, three integral membrane proteins, Rim21, Dfg16, and Rim9, are considered to be the components of the pH sensor machinery...
  4. Nishino K, Obara K, Kihara A. The C-terminal Cytosolic Region of Rim21 Senses Alterations in Plasma Membrane Lipid Composition: INSIGHTS INTO SENSING MECHANISMS FOR PLASMA MEMBRANE LIPID ASYMMETRY. J Biol Chem. 2015;290:30797-805 pubmed publisher
    ..We therefore propose an "antenna hypothesis," in which Rim21C moves to or from the plasma membrane and functions as the sensing mechanism of Rim21. ..
  5. Mösch H, Fink G. Dissection of filamentous growth by transposon mutagenesis in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Genetics. 1997;145:671-84 pubmed
    ..different genes, CDC39, STE12, TEC1, WHI3, NAB1, DBR1, CDC55, SRV2, TPM1, SPA2, BNI1, DFG5, DFG9, DFG10, BUD8 and DFG16, mutations that block filamentous growth...
  6. Barwell K, Boysen J, Xu W, Mitchell A. Relationship of DFG16 to the Rim101p pH response pathway in Saccharomyces cerevisiae and Candida albicans. Eukaryot Cell. 2005;4:890-9 pubmed
    ..Thus, Dfg16p is a functionally conserved Rim101p pathway member...
  7. Rothfels K, Tanny J, Molnár E, Friesen H, Commisso C, Segall J. Components of the ESCRT pathway, DFG16, and YGR122w are required for Rim101 to act as a corepressor with Nrg1 at the negative regulatory element of the DIT1 gene of Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Mol Cell Biol. 2005;25:6772-88 pubmed
    ..By genetic screening procedures, we identified DFG16, YGR122w, VPS36, and the DNA-binding proteins Rim101 and Nrg1 as potential mediators of NRE-directed repression...