Gene Symbol: FAC1
Description: AMP deaminase, putative / myoadenylate deaminase
Alias: ADENOSINE 5'-MONOPHOSPHATE DEAMINASE, ATAMPD, EMBRYONIC FACTOR1, F16M14.21, F16M14_21, AMP deaminase, putative / myoadenylate deaminase
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Xu J, Zhang H, Xie C, Xue H, Dijkhuis P, Liu C. EMBRYONIC FACTOR 1 encodes an AMP deaminase and is essential for the zygote to embryo transition in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 2005;42:743-56 pubmed
    ..of ethyl methanesulfonate-mutagenized populations of Arabidopsis led to the identification of EMBRYONIC FACTOR 1 (FAC1), a locus that gives a zygote-lethal phenotype when mutated...
  2. Han B, Bingman C, Mahnke D, Sabina R, Phillips G. Crystallization and preliminary X-ray crystallographic analysis of adenosine 5'-monophosphate deaminase (AMPD) from Arabidopsis thaliana in complex with coformycin 5'-phosphate. Acta Crystallogr Sect F Struct Biol Cryst Commun. 2005;61:740-2 pubmed
    ..AMPD from Arabidopsis thaliana (AtAMPD) was cloned into the baculoviral transfer vector p2Bac and co-transfected along with a modified baculoviral genome ..
  3. Han B, Bingman C, Mahnke D, Bannen R, Bednarek S, Sabina R, et al. Membrane association, mechanism of action, and structure of Arabidopsis embryonic factor 1 (FAC1). J Biol Chem. 2006;281:14939-47 pubmed
    Embryonic factor 1 (FAC1) is one of the earliest expressed plant genes and encodes an AMP deaminase (AMPD), which is also an identified herbicide target...
  4. Lu Q, Tang X, Tian G, Wang F, Liu K, Nguyen V, et al. Arabidopsis homolog of the yeast TREX-2 mRNA export complex: components and anchoring nucleoporin. Plant J. 2010;61:259-70 pubmed publisher
    ..This suggests the possibility of a link between the two complexes. Thus this work has identified the putative Arabidopsis TREX-2 complex and provides a foundation for future studies of nuclear export in Arabidopsis. ..
  5. Duncan O, Taylor N, Carrie C, Eubel H, Kubiszewski Jakubiak S, Zhang B, et al. Multiple lines of evidence localize signaling, morphology, and lipid biosynthesis machinery to the mitochondrial outer membrane of Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2011;157:1093-113 pubmed publisher