Gene Symbol: ERF2
Description: ethylene responsive element binding factor 2
Alias: ATERF-2, ATERF2, ETHYLENE RESPONSE FACTOR- 2, ETHYLENE RESPONSIVE ELEMENT BINDING FACTOR 2, MQL5.7, MQL5_7, ethylene responsive element binding factor 2, ethylene responsive element binding factor 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Riechmann J, Meyerowitz E. The AP2/EREBP family of plant transcription factors. Biol Chem. 1998;379:633-46 pubmed
  2. Fujimoto S, Ohta M, Usui A, Shinshi H, Ohme Takagi M. Arabidopsis ethylene-responsive element binding factors act as transcriptional activators or repressors of GCC box-mediated gene expression. Plant Cell. 2000;12:393-404 pubmed
    ..AtERF1, AtERF2, and AtERF5 functioned as activators of GCC box-dependent transcription in Arabidopsis leaves...
  3. McGrath K, Dombrecht B, Manners J, Schenk P, Edgar C, Maclean D, et al. Repressor- and activator-type ethylene response factors functioning in jasmonate signaling and disease resistance identified via a genome-wide screen of Arabidopsis transcription factor gene expression. Plant Physiol. 2005;139:949-59 pubmed
    ..In contrast, functional analysis of the B3 TF AtERF2 showed that AtERF2 is a positive regulator of JA-responsive defense genes and resistance to F...
  4. Etchells J, Provost C, Turner S. Plant vascular cell division is maintained by an interaction between PXY and ethylene signalling. PLoS Genet. 2012;8:e1002997 pubmed publisher
    ..We propose a model whereby vascular cell division is regulated both by PXY signalling and ethylene/ERF signalling. Under normal circumstances, however, PXY signalling acts to repress the ethylene/ERF pathway. ..
  5. Tsai K, Chou S, Shih M. Ethylene plays an essential role in the recovery of Arabidopsis during post-anaerobiosis reoxygenation. Plant Cell Environ. 2014;37:2391-405 pubmed publisher
    ..We found that expression of several ethylene biosynthetic genes and ethylene-responsive factors, including ERF1 and ERF2, was induced during reoxygenation...