Gene Symbol: EB1B
Description: end binding protein 1B
Alias: ATEB1, ATEB1B, END BINDING PROTEIN 1B, K19B1.11, K19B1_11, end binding protein 1B, end binding protein 1B
Species: thale cress
Komaki S, Abe T, Coutuer S, Inz D, Russinova E, Hashimoto T. Nuclear-localized subtype of end-binding 1 protein regulates spindle organization in Arabidopsis. J Cell Sci. 2010;123:451-9 pubmed publisher
..Although EB1 proteins with the same structural features occur in plants (EB1a and EB1b in Arabidopsis thaliana), a variant form (EB1c) is present that lacks the characteristic tail...
Chan J, Calder G, Doonan J, Lloyd C. EB1 reveals mobile microtubule nucleation sites in Arabidopsis. Nat Cell Biol. 2003;5:967-71 pubmed
..These minus-end nucleation sites are mobile, explaining how the cortical array can redistribute during the cell cycle and supporting the idea of a flexible centrosome in plants. ..
Galva C, Kirik V, Lindeboom J, Kaloriti D, Rancour D, Hussey P, et al
. The microtubule plus-end tracking proteins SPR1 and EB1b interact to maintain polar cell elongation and directional organ growth in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2014;26:4409-25 pubmed publisher
The microtubule plus-end tracking proteins (+TIPs) END BINDING1b (EB1b) and SPIRAL1 (SPR1) are required for normal cell expansion and organ growth...
Bisgrove S, Lee Y, Liu B, Peters N, Kropf D. The microtubule plus-end binding protein EB1 functions in root responses to touch and gravity signals in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2008;20:396-410 pubmed publisher
..one family of microtubule-associated proteins, the END BINDING1 (EB1) proteins, in Arabidopsis thaliana (EB1a, EB1b, and EB1c)...
Gleeson L, Squires S, Bisgrove S. The microtubule associated protein END BINDING 1 represses root responses to mechanical cues. Plant Sci. 2012;187:1-9 pubmed publisher
..The microtubule associated protein END BINDING 1b (EB1b) is involved in this process as mutants have defects responding to combinations of touch and gravity cues...