ATBCAT-5

Summary

Gene Symbol: ATBCAT-5
Description: branched-chain amino acid aminotransferase 5 / branched-chain amino acid transaminase 5 (BCAT5)
Alias: MPA24.13, MPA24_13, branched-chain amino acid aminotransferase 5 / branched-chain amino acid transaminase 5 (BCAT5)
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Diebold R, Schuster J, Däschner K, Binder S. The branched-chain amino acid transaminase gene family in Arabidopsis encodes plastid and mitochondrial proteins. Plant Physiol. 2002;129:540-50 pubmed
  2. Taylor N, Heazlewood J, Day D, Millar A. Lipoic acid-dependent oxidative catabolism of alpha-keto acids in mitochondria provides evidence for branched-chain amino acid catabolism in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2004;134:838-48 pubmed
    ..The potential role of branched-chain amino acid catabolism as an oxidative phosphorylation energy source or as a detoxification pathway during plant stress is discussed. ..