DWF1

Summary

Gene Symbol: DWF1
Description: cell elongation protein / DWARF1 / DIMINUTO (DIM)
Alias: CABBAGE 1, CBB1, DIM, DIM1, DIMINUTIA, DIMINUTO 1, DWARF 1, ENHANCED VERY-LOW-FLUENCE RESPONSES 1, EVE1, cell elongation protein / DWARF1 / DIMINUTO (DIM)
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Du L, Poovaiah B. Ca2+/calmodulin is critical for brassinosteroid biosynthesis and plant growth. Nature. 2005;437:741-5 pubmed
    ..Ca2+/calmodulin has an essential role in sensing and transducing environmental stimuli. Arabidopsis DWARF1 (DWF1) is responsible for an early step in brassinosteroid biosynthesis that converts 24-methylenecholesterol to ..
  2. Takahashi T, Gasch A, Nishizawa N, Chua N. The DIMINUTO gene of Arabidopsis is involved in regulating cell elongation. Genes Dev. 1995;9:97-107 pubmed
    We have isolated a recessive mutation named diminuto (dim) from T-DNA transformed lines of Arabidopsis thaliana...
  3. Klahre U, Noguchi T, Fujioka S, Takatsuto S, Yokota T, Nomura T, et al. The Arabidopsis DIMINUTO/DWARF1 gene encodes a protein involved in steroid synthesis. Plant Cell. 1998;10:1677-90 pubmed
    We have identified the function of the Arabidopsis DIMINUTO/DWARF1 (DIM/DWF1) gene by analyzing the dim mutant, a severe dwarf with greatly reduced fertility...
  4. Atmodjo M, Sakuragi Y, Zhu X, Burrell A, Mohanty S, Atwood J, et al. Galacturonosyltransferase (GAUT)1 and GAUT7 are the core of a plant cell wall pectin biosynthetic homogalacturonan:galacturonosyltransferase complex. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2011;108:20225-30 pubmed publisher
  5. Hong Z, Ueguchi Tanaka M, Fujioka S, Takatsuto S, Yoshida S, Hasegawa Y, et al. The Rice brassinosteroid-deficient dwarf2 mutant, defective in the rice homolog of Arabidopsis DIMINUTO/DWARF1, is rescued by the endogenously accumulated alternative bioactive brassinosteroid, dolichosterone. Plant Cell. 2005;17:2243-54 pubmed
    ..The brd2 locus contains a single base deletion in the coding region of Dim/dwf1, a homolog of Arabidopsis thaliana DIMINUTO/DWARF1 (DIM/DWF1)...
  6. Hwang H, Kim H, Jeong Y, Choi M, Lee S, Kim S. Overexpression of EVE1, a novel ubiquitin family protein, arrests inflorescence stem development in Arabidopsis. J Exp Bot. 2011;62:4571-81 pubmed publisher
    ..By activation T-DNA tagging mutagenesis of Arabidopsis, a dominant gain-of-function mutation, eve1-D (eternally vegetative phase1-Dominant), which has lost the ability to form an inflorescence stem, was isolated...
  7. Hossain Z, McGarvey B, Amyot L, Gruber M, Jung J, Hannoufa A. DIMINUTO 1 affects the lignin profile and secondary cell wall formation in Arabidopsis. Planta. 2012;235:485-98 pubmed publisher
    Brassinosteroids (BRs) play a crucial role in plant growth and development and DIMINUTO 1 (DIM1), a protein involved in BR biosynthesis, was previously identified as a cell elongation factor in Arabidopsis thaliana...
  8. Silvestro D, Andersen T, Schaller H, Jensen P. Plant sterol metabolism. ?(7)-Sterol-C5-desaturase (STE1/DWARF7), ?(5,7)-sterol-?(7)-reductase (DWARF5) and ?(24)-sterol-?(24)-reductase (DIMINUTO/DWARF1) show multiple subcellular localizations in Arabidopsis thaliana (Heynh) L. PLoS ONE. 2013;8:e56429 pubmed publisher
    ..These findings raise new challenging questions about the spatial and dynamic cellular organization of sterol biosynthesis in plants. ..