Gene Symbol: FES1
Description: Zinc finger C-x8-C-x5-C-x3-H type family protein
Alias: FRIGIDA-ESSENTIAL 1, Zinc finger C-x8-C-x5-C-x3-H type family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Choi K, Kim J, Hwang H, Kim S, Park C, Kim S, et al. The FRIGIDA complex activates transcription of FLC, a strong flowering repressor in Arabidopsis, by recruiting chromatin modification factors. Plant Cell. 2011;23:289-303 pubmed publisher
    ..The fri mutation causes early flowering with reduced FLC expression similar to frl1, fes1, suf4, and flx, which are mutants of FLC-specific regulators...
  2. Schmitz R, Hong L, Michaels S, Amasino R. FRIGIDA-ESSENTIAL 1 interacts genetically with FRIGIDA and FRIGIDA-LIKE 1 to promote the winter-annual habit of Arabidopsis thaliana. Development. 2005;132:5471-8 pubmed
    ..We have identified a locus, FRIGIDA-ESSENTIAL 1 (FES1), which, like FRI, is specifically required for the upregulation of FLC expression...