Gene Symbol: ESD4
Description: Cysteine proteinases superfamily protein
Alias: ATESD4, DL3980W, EARLY IN SHORT DAYS 4, FCAALL.406, Cysteine proteinases superfamily protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Murtas G, Reeves P, Fu Y, Bancroft I, Dean C, Coupland G. A nuclear protease required for flowering-time regulation in Arabidopsis reduces the abundance of SMALL UBIQUITIN-RELATED MODIFIER conjugates. Plant Cell. 2003;15:2308-19 pubmed
    The Arabidopsis mutant early in short days4 (esd4) shows extreme early flowering and alterations in shoot development...
  2. Colby T, Matthäi A, Boeckelmann A, Stuible H. SUMO-conjugating and SUMO-deconjugating enzymes from Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2006;142:318-32 pubmed
    ..Arabidopsis SUMO proteases At1g60220, At1g10570, and At5g60190 using the known SUMO isopeptidases ScULP1, XopD, and ESD4 (At4g15880) as reference enzymes...
  3. Budhiraja R, Hermkes R, Muller S, Schmidt J, Colby T, Panigrahi K, et al. Substrates related to chromatin and to RNA-dependent processes are modified by Arabidopsis SUMO isoforms that differ in a conserved residue with influence on desumoylation. Plant Physiol. 2009;149:1529-40 pubmed publisher
    ..The majority of the identified bona fide substrates contain predicted sumoylation sites. A subset of the proteins was expressed in Escherichia coli and could be sumoylated in vitro. ..
  4. Hermkes R, Fu Y, Nürrenberg K, Budhiraja R, Schmelzer E, Elrouby N, et al. Distinct roles for Arabidopsis SUMO protease ESD4 and its closest homolog ELS1. Planta. 2011;233:63-73 pubmed publisher
    ..The closest homolog of SUMO protease ESD4, ESD4-LIKE SUMO PROTEASE 1 (ELS1, alternatively called AtULP1a) has SUMO-specific proteolytic activity, but is ..