Gene Symbol: BCB
Description: blue-copper-binding protein
Alias: ATBCB, BLUE COPPER BINDING PROTEIN, F5O24.120, F5O24_120, SAG14, SENESCENCE ASSOCIATED GENE 14, blue-copper-binding protein, blue-copper-binding protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Ezaki B, Gardner R, Ezaki Y, Matsumoto H. Expression of aluminum-induced genes in transgenic arabidopsis plants can ameliorate aluminum stress and/or oxidative stress. Plant Physiol. 2000;122:657-65 pubmed
    ..An Arabidopsis blue-copper-binding protein gene (AtBCB), a tobacco glutathione S-transferase gene (parB), a tobacco peroxidase gene (NtPox), and a tobacco GDP-..
  2. Ezaki B, Katsuhara M, Kawamura M, Matsumoto H. Different mechanisms of four aluminum (Al)-resistant transgenes for Al toxicity in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2001;127:918-27 pubmed
    We have characterized the mechanism of action of four transgenes (AtBCB [Arabidopsis blue copper-binding protein], parB [tobacco (Nicotiana tabacum) glutathione S-transferase], NtPox [tobacco peroxidase], and NtGDI1 [tobacco GDP ..
  3. Ezaki B, Sasaki K, Matsumoto H, Nakashima S. Functions of two genes in aluminium (Al) stress resistance: repression of oxidative damage by the AtBCB gene and promotion of efflux of Al ions by the NtGDI1gene. J Exp Bot. 2005;56:2661-71 pubmed
    ..investigated using plants and Saccharomyces cerevisiae (yeast): the Arabidopsis thaliana blue copper binding gene (AtBCB) and Nicotiana tabacum guanosine diphosphate (GDP) dissociation inhibitor gene (NtGDI1)...
  4. Ji H, Wang Y, Cloix C, Li K, Jenkins G, Wang S, et al. The Arabidopsis RCC1 Family Protein TCF1 Regulates Freezing Tolerance and Cold Acclimation through Modulating Lignin Biosynthesis. PLoS Genet. 2015;11:e1005471 pubmed publisher
    ..with histones H3 and H4 and associates with chromatin containing a target gene, blue-copper-binding protein (BCB), encoding a glycosylphosphatidylinositol-anchored protein that regulates lignin biosynthesis...
  5. Van Gysel A, Van Montagu M, Inze D. A negatively light-regulated gene from Arabidopsis thaliana encodes a protein showing high similarity to blue copper-binding proteins. Gene. 1993;136:79-85 pubmed
    A negatively photo-regulated gene (bcb) has been isolated by means of differential hybridization of a genomic library of Arabidopsis thaliana...
  6. Hok S, Danchin E, Allasia V, Panabières F, Attard A, Keller H. An Arabidopsis (malectin-like) leucine-rich repeat receptor-like kinase contributes to downy mildew disease. Plant Cell Environ. 2011;34:1944-57 pubmed publisher
    ..According to the mutant phenotype, we denominated it Impaired Oomycete Susceptibility 1 (IOS1). ..
  7. Mishina T, Zeier J. Bacterial non-host resistance: interactions of Arabidopsis with non-adapted Pseudomonas syringae strains. Physiol Plant. 2007;131:448-61 pubmed publisher
    ..hypothesis, rapid, type III secretion system-independent upregulation of the lignin biosynthesis genes, PAL1 and BCB, which might contribute to an early induced, cell wall-based defence mechanism, occurs in response to non-adapted ..