Gene Symbol: BZIP17
Description: Basic-leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factor family protein
Alias: ATBZIP17, T20B5.15, T20B5_15, Basic-leucine zipper (bZIP) transcription factor family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Liu J, Srivastava R, Che P, Howell S. Salt stress responses in Arabidopsis utilize a signal transduction pathway related to endoplasmic reticulum stress signaling. Plant J. 2007;51:897-909 pubmed
    ..serine protease (AtS1P), related to mammalian S1P and a membrane-localized b-ZIP transcription factor, AtbZIP17, a predicted type-II membrane protein with a canonical S1P cleavage site on its lumen-facing side and a b-ZIP ..
  2. Liu J, Srivastava R, Howell S. Stress-induced expression of an activated form of AtbZIP17 provides protection from salt stress in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell Environ. 2008;31:1735-43 pubmed publisher
    ..One such stress sensor/transducer in Arabidopsis is AtbZIP17, which is activated in response to salt stress...
  3. Liu J, Howell S. bZIP28 and NF-Y transcription factors are activated by ER stress and assemble into a transcriptional complex to regulate stress response genes in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2010;22:782-96 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, in response to ER stress, bZIP28 is mobilized by proteolysis and recruits NF-Y subunits to form a transcriptional complex that upregulates the expression of ER stress-induced genes. ..
  4. Henriquez Valencia C, Moreno A, Sandoval Ibañez O, Mitina I, Blanco Herrera F, Cifuentes Esquivel N, et al. bZIP17 and bZIP60 Regulate the Expression of BiP3 and Other Salt Stress Responsive Genes in an UPR-Independent Manner in Arabidopsis thaliana. J Cell Biochem. 2015;116:1638-45 pubmed publisher
    ..Recently, it has been described that bZIP17 and bZIP60, two ER-located transcription factors, are involved in the cellular response to salt stress...