Gene Symbol: At1g78690p
Description: Phospholipid/glycerol acyltransferase family protein
Alias: F9K20.27, F9K20_27, Phospholipid/glycerol acyltransferase family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Faure L, Coulon D, Laroche Traineau J, Le Guedard M, Schmitter J, Testet E, et al. Discovery and characterization of an Arabidopsis thaliana N-acylphosphatidylethanolamine synthase. J Biol Chem. 2009;284:18734-41 pubmed publisher Escherichia coli and overexpression in plants, we characterized an acyltransferase from Arabidopsis thaliana (At1g78690p) catalyzing the synthesis of lipids identified as NAPEs (two-dimensional TLC, phospholipase D hydrolysis assay, ..
  2. Bulat E, Garrett T. Putative N-acylphosphatidylethanolamine synthase from Arabidopsis thaliana is a lysoglycerophospholipid acyltransferase. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:33819-31 pubmed publisher
    ..Our investigation suggests that At1g78690p is not a PE-dependent N-acyltransferase but is instead a lysoglycerophospholipid O-acyltransferase...
  3. Garrett T, Moncada R. The Arabidopsis thaliana lysophospholipid acyltransferase At1g78690p acylates a variety of lysophospholipids including bis(monoacylglycero)phosphate. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2014;452:1022-7 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, this robust acylation of BMPs by At1g78690, which yields acyl PG like molecules, may explain the mechanism by which At1g78690 so strikingly alters the lipid composition of E. coli. ..
  4. Moncada R, Blackshear K, Garrett T. The Arabidopsis thaliana lysophospholipid acyltransferase At1g78690p acylates lysocardiolipins. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2017;493:340-345 pubmed publisher
    ..No transfer of the linoleoyl chains was detected in an At1g78690 dependent manner suggesting that, despite the strong homology, these enzymes catalyze unique reactions. ..