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Gene Symbol: FRO7
Description: ferric reduction oxidase 7
Alias: ATFRO7, FERRIC REDUCTION OXIDASE 7, K2I5.10, K2I5_10, ferric reduction oxidase 7, ferric reduction oxidase 7
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Jeong J, Cohu C, Kerkeb L, Pilon M, Connolly E, Guerinot M. Chloroplast Fe(III) chelate reductase activity is essential for seedling viability under iron limiting conditions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:10619-24 pubmed publisher
    ..Here we report that one of the eight members of the Arabidopsis ferric reductase oxidase (FRO) family, FRO7, localizes to the chloroplast...
  2. 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 expressed in ..