Gene Symbol: EBP
Description: ethylene-responsive element binding protein
Alias: ATEBP, ERF72, ETHYLENE RESPONSE FACTOR 72, MGL6.1, RAP2.3, RELATED TO AP2 3, ethylene-responsive element binding protein, ethylene-responsive element binding protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Ogawa T, Pan L, Kawai Yamada M, Yu L, Yamamura S, Koyama T, et al. Functional analysis of Arabidopsis ethylene-responsive element binding protein conferring resistance to Bax and abiotic stress-induced plant cell death. Plant Physiol. 2005;138:1436-45 pubmed
    Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) ethylene-responsive element binding protein (AtEBP) gene was isolated as a suppressor of Bax-induced cell death by functional screening in yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)...
  2. Li H, Chye M. Arabidopsis Acyl-CoA-binding protein ACBP2 interacts with an ethylene-responsive element-binding protein, AtEBP, via its ankyrin repeats. Plant Mol Biol. 2004;54:233-43 pubmed
    ..thaliana ethylene-responsive element-binding protein AtEBP via its ankyrin repeats...
  3. Okamuro J, Caster B, Villarroel R, Van Montagu M, Jofuku K. The AP2 domain of APETALA2 defines a large new family of DNA binding proteins in Arabidopsis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997;94:7076-81 pubmed
    ..Moreover, the expression of at least three RAP2 genes in vegetative tissues are controlled by AP2. Thus, unlike other floral homeotic genes, AP2 is active during both reproductive and vegetative development. ..
  4. Papdi C, Pérez Salamó I, Joseph M, Giuntoli B, Bögre L, Koncz C, et al. The low oxygen, oxidative and osmotic stress responses synergistically act through the ethylene response factor VII genes RAP2.12, RAP2.2 and RAP2.3. Plant J. 2015;82:772-84 pubmed publisher
    ..12 and its homologues RAP2.2 and RAP2.3 act redundantly in multiple stress responses. Alternative protein degradation pathways may provide inputs to the RAP2 transcription factors for the distinct stresses. ..
  5. Belles Boix E, Babiychuk E, Van Montagu M, Inze D, Kushnir S. CEO1, a new protein from Arabidopsis thaliana, protects yeast against oxidative damage. FEBS Lett. 2000;482:19-24 pubmed
    ..By using the yeast two-hybrid system, proteins that specifically interact with CEO1 in yeast were identified, and putative DNA-binding proteins were consistently recovered. ..
  6. Li H, Xiao S, Chye M. Ethylene- and pathogen-inducible Arabidopsis acyl-CoA-binding protein 4 interacts with an ethylene-responsive element binding protein. J Exp Bot. 2008;59:3997-4006 pubmed publisher
    ..Here, the interaction of ACBP4 with an A. thaliana ethylene-responsive element binding protein (AtEBP), identified in a yeast two-hybrid screen, was confirmed by co-immunoprecipitation...
  7. Yang S, Wang S, Liu X, Yu Y, Yue L, Wang X, et al. Four divergent Arabidopsis ethylene-responsive element-binding factor domains bind to a target DNA motif with a universal CG step core recognition and different flanking bases preference. FEBS J. 2009;276:7177-86 pubmed publisher
    ..AtERF1, AtERF4, AtEBP and CBF1 are members from different phylogenetic subgroups within the family...
  8. Kang H, Fang Y, Singh K. A glucocorticoid-inducible transcription system causes severe growth defects in Arabidopsis and induces defense-related genes. Plant J. 1999;20:127-33 pubmed
    A glucocorticoid-inducible transcription system was employed to control the expression of AtEBP, an Arabidopsis transcription factor...
  9. Brenner W, Romanov G, Köllmer I, Bürkle L, Schmülling T. Immediate-early and delayed cytokinin response genes of Arabidopsis thaliana identified by genome-wide expression profiling reveal novel cytokinin-sensitive processes and suggest cytokinin action through transcriptional cascades. Plant J. 2005;44:314-33 pubmed
    ..Taken together, we present a genome-wide view of changes in cytokinin-responsive transcript abundance of genes that might be functionally relevant for the many biological processes that are governed by cytokinins. ..

More Information


  1. Buttner M, Singh K. Arabidopsis thaliana ethylene-responsive element binding protein (AtEBP), an ethylene-inducible, GCC box DNA-binding protein interacts with an ocs element binding protein. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1997;94:5961-6 pubmed
    ..Using protein-protein interaction screening with OBF4 we have isolated AtEBP, an Arabidopsis protein that contains a novel DNA-binding domain, the AP2/EREBP domain...