Gene Symbol: urease
Description: urease
Alias: urease, Urea amidohydrolase
Species: soybean

Top Publications

  1. Goldraij A, Beamer L, Polacco J. Interallelic complementation at the ubiquitous urease coding locus of soybean. Plant Physiol. 2003;132:1801-10 pubmed
    Soybean (Glycine max [L.] Merrill) mutant aj6 carries a single recessive lesion, aj6, that eliminates ubiquitous urease activity in leaves and callus while retaining normal embryo-specific urease activity...
  2. Tian A, Wang J, Cui P, Han Y, Xu H, Cong L, et al. Characterization of soybean genomic features by analysis of its expressed sequence tags. Theor Appl Genet. 2004;108:903-13 pubmed
    ..truncatula. Furthermore, the combined analysis of the EST database and the BAC-contig sequences revealed that the total gene number in the soybean genome is about 63,501. ..
  3. Kumar S, Kayastha A. Soybean (Glycine max) urease: significance of sulfhydryl groups in urea catalysis. Plant Physiol Biochem. 2010;48:746-50 pubmed publisher
    The soybean urease (urea amidohydrolase; EC was investigated to elucidate the presence of sulfhydryl (-SH) groups and their significance in urea catalysis with the help of various -SH group specific reagents...
  4. Medeiros Silva M, Franck W, Borba M, Pizzato S, Strodtman K, Emerich D, et al. Soybean ureases, but not that of Bradyrhizobium japonicum, are involved in the process of soybean root nodulation. J Agric Food Chem. 2014;62:3517-24 pubmed publisher
    ..The eu1-a,eu4 soybean, deficient in urease isoforms, formed fewer but larger nodules than the wild-type, regardless of the bacterial urease phenotype...
  5. Filiz E, Vatansever R, Ozyigit I. Molecular docking of Glycine max and Medicago truncatula ureases with urea; bioinformatics approaches. Mol Biol Rep. 2016;43:129-40 pubmed publisher
    b>Urease (EC is a nickel-dependent metalloenzyme catalyzing the hydrolysis of urea into ammonia and carbon dioxide. It is present in many bacteria, fungi, yeasts and plants...