Gene Symbol: CKX4
Description: cytokinin oxidase 4
Alias: ATCKX4, T16L4.250, T16L4_250, cytokinin oxidase 4, cytokinin oxidase 4
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Bilyeu K, Cole J, Laskey J, Riekhof W, Esparza T, Kramer M, et al. Molecular and biochemical characterization of a cytokinin oxidase from maize. Plant Physiol. 2001;125:378-86 pubmed
    ..The enzyme is a flavoprotein containing covalently bound flavin adenine dinucleotide, but no detectable heavy metals. Expression of the oxidase in maize tissues is described. ..
  2. Werner T, Motyka V, Laucou V, Smets R, Van Onckelen H, Schm├╝lling T. Cytokinin-deficient transgenic Arabidopsis plants show multiple developmental alterations indicating opposite functions of cytokinins in the regulation of shoot and root meristem activity. Plant Cell. 2003;15:2532-50 pubmed