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Gene Symbol: FRO5
Description: ferric reduction oxidase 5
Alias: ATFRO5, FERRIC REDUCTION OXIDASE 5, MZF18.13, MZF18_13, ferric reduction oxidase 5, ferric reduction oxidase 5
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Wu H, Li L, Du J, Yuan Y, Cheng X, Ling H. Molecular and biochemical characterization of the Fe(III) chelate reductase gene family in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Cell Physiol. 2005;46:1505-14 pubmed
    ..An assay for ferric chelate reductase activity revealed that AtFRO2, AtFRO3, AtFRO4, AtFRO5, AtFRO7 and AtFRO8 conferred significantly increased iron reduction activity compared with the control when ..
  2. Bernal M, Casero D, Singh V, Wilson G, Grande A, Yang H, et al. Transcriptome sequencing identifies SPL7-regulated copper acquisition genes FRO4/FRO5 and the copper dependence of iron homeostasis in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2012;24:738-61 pubmed publisher
    ..In response to Cu deficiency, FERRIC REDUCTASE OXIDASE5 (FRO5) and FRO4 transcript levels increased strongly, in an SPL7-dependent manner...