Gene Symbol: ARAD1
Description: Exostosin family protein
Alias: ARABINAN DEFICIENT 1, ARABINOSYLTRANSFERASE, T4C15.23, T4C15_23, Exostosin family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Harholt J, Jensen J, Sørensen S, Orfila C, Pauly M, Scheller H. ARABINAN DEFICIENT 1 is a putative arabinosyltransferase involved in biosynthesis of pectic arabinan in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2006;140:49-58 pubmed
    ..The data suggest that ARAD1 is an arabinan alpha-1,5-arabinosyltransferase. To our knowledge, the identification of other L-arabinosyltransferases has not been published.
  2. Verhertbruggen Y, Marcus S, Chen J, Knox J. Cell wall pectic arabinans influence the mechanical properties of Arabidopsis thaliana inflorescence stems and their response to mechanical stress. Plant Cell Physiol. 2013;54:1278-88 pubmed publisher
    ..The arabinan-deficient-1 (arad1) mutation that affects arabinan structures in epidermal cell walls of inflorescence stems is demonstrated to ..
  3. Harholt J, Jensen J, Verhertbruggen Y, Søgaard C, Bernard S, Nafisi M, et al. ARAD proteins associated with pectic Arabinan biosynthesis form complexes when transiently overexpressed in planta. Planta. 2012;236:115-28 pubmed publisher
    ..To address this question, work was initiated on ARAD1 (ARABINAN DEFICIENT 1) and its close homolog ARAD2 of glycosyltransferase family GT47...
  4. Lund C, Bromley J, Stenbæk A, Rasmussen R, Scheller H, Sakuragi Y. A reversible Renilla luciferase protein complementation assay for rapid identification of protein-protein interactions reveals the existence of an interaction network involved in xyloglucan biosynthesis in the plant Golgi apparatus. J Exp Bot. 2015;66:85-97 pubmed publisher
    ..amongst Golgi-localizing GTs known to form a heterodimer (GAUT1 and GAUT7) and those which homooligomerize (ARAD1). In contrast, no interaction was shown between negative controls (e.g. GAUT7, ARAD1, IRX9)...