Gene Symbol: GPP2
Description: glycerol-1-phosphatase HOR2
Alias: HOR2, glycerol-1-phosphatase HOR2
Species: Saccharomyces cerevisiae S288c

Top Publications

  1. Pahlman A, Granath K, Ansell R, Hohmann S, Adler L. The yeast glycerol 3-phosphatases Gpp1p and Gpp2p are required for glycerol biosynthesis and differentially involved in the cellular responses to osmotic, anaerobic, and oxidative stress. J Biol Chem. 2001;276:3555-63 pubmed
    We have characterized the strongly homologous GPP1/RHR2 and GPP2/HOR2 genes, encoding isoforms of glycerol 3-phosphatase...
  2. Wojda I, Bebelman J, Jakubowicz T, Siderius M. Thermosensitivity of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae gpp1gpp2 double deletion strain can be reduced by overexpression of genes involved in cell wall maintenance. Arch Microbiol. 2007;188:175-84 pubmed
    A Saccharomyces cerevisiae strain in which the GPP1 and GPP2 genes, both encoding glycerol-3-phosphate phosphatase isoforms, are deleted, displays both osmo- and thermosensitive (ts) phenotypes...
  3. Thorne T, Ho H, Huvet M, Haynes K, Stumpf M. Prediction of putative protein interactions through evolutionary analysis of osmotic stress response in the model yeast Saccharomyces cerevisae. Fungal Genet Biol. 2011;48:504-11 pubmed publisher
    ..We do find that correlated evolution provides some useful information for the prediction of protein-protein interactions, but that these alone are not sufficient to explain detectable patterns of correlated evolution. ..
  4. Norbeck J, Pahlman A, Akhtar N, Blomberg A, Adler L. Purification and characterization of two isoenzymes of DL-glycerol-3-phosphatase from Saccharomyces cerevisiae. Identification of the corresponding GPP1 and GPP2 genes and evidence for osmotic regulation of Gpp2p expression by the osmosensing mitogen. J Biol Chem. 1996;271:13875-81 pubmed
    ..The two genes, GPP1 (YIL053W) and GPP2 (YER062C) encode proteins that show 95% amino acid identity and have molecular masses of 30.4 and 27...
  5. Zhou J, Zhong Q, Li G, Greenberg M. Loss of cardiolipin leads to longevity defects that are alleviated by alterations in stress response signaling. J Biol Chem. 2009;284:18106-14 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings show for the first time that perturbation of CL synthesis leads to decreased longevity in yeast, which is restored by altering signaling through stress response pathways. ..
  6. Babazadeh R, Furukawa T, Hohmann S, Furukawa K. Rewiring yeast osmostress signalling through the MAPK network reveals essential and non-essential roles of Hog1 in osmoadaptation. Sci Rep. 2014;4:4697 pubmed publisher
    ..This approach revealed that osmotic up-regulation of only two Hog1-dependent glycerol biosynthesis genes, GPD1 and GPP2, is sufficient for successful osmoadaptation...
  7. Gomar Alba M, del Olmo M. Hot1 factor recruits co-activator Sub1 and elongation complex Spt4/5 to osmostress genes. Biochem J. 2016;473:3065-79 pubmed publisher
    ..Instead, other data presented herein indicate a key function of the Hot1 transcription factor in the recruitment of these proteins to the promoter or the 5'-coding region of the genes under its control. ..