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Genomes and Genes

FRO8

Summary

Gene Symbol: FRO8
Description: ferric reduction oxidase 8
Alias: ATFRO8, FERRIC REDUCTION OXIDASE 8, K6A12.2, K6A12_2, ferric reduction oxidase 8, ferric reduction oxidase 8
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 expressed in yeast cells, ..