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Genomes and Genes

ERCC1

Summary

Gene Symbol: ERCC1
Description: nucleotide repair protein
Alias: T12H1.18, T12H1_18, UV REPAIR DEFICIENT 7, UVR7, nucleotide repair protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Hefner E, Preuss S, Britt A. Arabidopsis mutants sensitive to gamma radiation include the homologue of the human repair gene ERCC1. J Exp Bot. 2003;54:669-80 pubmed
    ..The gamma-plantlet screen used here also reveals two general mutant classes based on size of cotyledons and hypocotyls. One of the mutants discovered is a homologue of the mammalian nucleotide excision repair gene ERCC1.
  2. Dubest S, Gallego M, White C. Roles of the AtErcc1 protein in recombination. Plant J. 2004;39:334-42 pubmed
    Summary Atercc1, the recently characterized Arabidopsis homologue of the Ercc1 (Rad10) protein, is a key component of nucleotide excision repair as part of a structure-specific endonuclease which cleaves 5' to UV photoproducts in DNA...
  3. Jiang C, Yen C, Cronin K, Mitchell D, Britt A. UV- and gamma-radiation sensitive mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana. Genetics. 1997;147:1401-9 pubmed
  4. Vannier J, Depeiges A, White C, Gallego M. ERCC1/XPF protects short telomeres from homologous recombination in Arabidopsis thaliana. PLoS Genet. 2009;5:e1000380 pubmed publisher
    ..Among these are XPF and ERCC1, which form a structure-specific endonuclease known for its essential role in nucleotide excision repair and is ..