FT1

Summary

Gene Symbol: FT1
Description: fucosyltransferase 1
Alias: 2)-FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE, ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE 1, ATFT1, ATFUT1, FUT1, MUR2, MURUS 2, T18E12.11, T18E12_11, XYLOGLUCAN FUCOSYLTRANSFERASE, fucosyltransferase 1, fucosyltransferase 1
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Perrin R, DeRocher A, Bar Peled M, Zeng W, Norambuena L, Orellana A, et al. Xyloglucan fucosyltransferase, an enzyme involved in plant cell wall biosynthesis. Science. 1999;284:1976-9 pubmed
    ..Peptide sequence information from the pea FTase allowed the cloning of a homologous gene, AtFT1, from Arabidopsis...
  2. Cicéron F, Rocha J, Kousar S, Hansen S, Chazalet V, Gillon E, et al. Expression, purification and biochemical characterization of AtFUT1, a xyloglucan-specific fucosyltransferase from Arabidopsis thaliana. Biochimie. 2016;128-129:183-92 pubmed publisher
    ..In Arabidopsis, the last step of xyloglucan (XG) biosynthesis is catalyzed by fucosyltransferase 1 (AtFUT1), which transfers l-fucose from GDP-?-l-fucose to a specific galactose on the XG core...
  3. Sarria R, Wagner T, O Neill M, Faik A, Wilkerson C, Keegstra K, et al. Characterization of a family of Arabidopsis genes related to xyloglucan fucosyltransferase1. Plant Physiol. 2001;127:1595-606 pubmed
    ..identified that share between 47% and 62% amino acid similarity with the xyloglucan-specific fucosyltransferase AtFUT1. Reverse transcriptase-PCR analysis indicates that all these genes are expressed...
  4. Lund C, Bromley J, Stenbæk A, Rasmussen R, Scheller H, Sakuragi Y. A reversible Renilla luciferase protein complementation assay for rapid identification of protein-protein interactions reveals the existence of an interaction network involved in xyloglucan biosynthesis in the plant Golgi apparatus. J Exp Bot. 2015;66:85-97 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results show that Rluc-PCA coupled with transient expression in N. benthamiana is a fast and versatile method suitable for analysis of PPIs between Golgi resident proteins in an easy and mid-throughput fashion in planta. ..
  5. Chou Y, Pogorelko G, Young Z, Zabotina O. Protein-protein interactions among xyloglucan-synthesizing enzymes and formation of Golgi-localized multiprotein complexes. Plant Cell Physiol. 2015;56:255-67 pubmed publisher
    ..xylosyltransferases (XXT1, XXT2 and XXT5), two galactosyltransferases (MUR3 and XLT2) and the fucosyltransferase FUT1. The XXTs and CSLC4 form homo- and heterocomplexes and were proposed to co-localize in the same complex, but the ..
  6. Rocha J, Cicéron F, Lerouxel O, Breton C, de Sanctis D. The galactoside 2-?-L-fucosyltransferase FUT1 from Arabidopsis thaliana: crystallization and experimental MAD phasing. Acta Crystallogr F Struct Biol Commun. 2016;72:564-8 pubmed publisher
    ..The XyG-specific fucosyltransferase (FUT1) adds a fucose residue from GDP-fucose to the 2-O position of the terminal galactosyl residues on XyG side chains...