Gene Symbol: GT18
Description: glycosyltransferase 18
Alias: ATGT18, MMI9.5, MMI9_5, XLT2, Xyloglucan L-side chain galactosylTransferase position 2, glycosyltransferase 18, glycosyltransferase 18
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Jensen J, Schultink A, Keegstra K, Wilkerson C, Pauly M. RNA-Seq analysis of developing nasturtium seeds (Tropaeolum majus): identification and characterization of an additional galactosyltransferase involved in xyloglucan biosynthesis. Mol Plant. 2012;5:984-92 pubmed publisher
    ..The gene was termed XLT2 for Xyloglucan L-side chain galactosylTransferase position 2...
  2. 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
    ..cellulose synthase-like C4), three xylosyltransferases (XXT1, XXT2 and XXT5), two galactosyltransferases (MUR3 and XLT2) and the fucosyltransferase FUT1...
  3. Kong Y, Peña M, Renna L, Avci U, Pattathil S, Tuomivaara S, et al. Galactose-depleted xyloglucan is dysfunctional and leads to dwarfism in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2015;167:1296-306 pubmed publisher
    ..xyloglucan xylosyltransferases (XXTs) or that overexpress the XYLOGLUCAN L-SIDE CHAIN GALACTOSYLTRANSFERASE2 (XLT2) gene...