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Genomes and Genes

GXM3

Summary

Gene Symbol: GXM3
Description: glucuronoxylan 4-O-methyltransferase-like protein (DUF579)
Alias: F14J9.29, F14J9_29, glucuronoxylan methyltransferase 3, glucuronoxylan 4-O-methyltransferase-like protein (DUF579)
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Lee C, Teng Q, Zhong R, Yuan Y, Haghighat M, Ye Z. Three Arabidopsis DUF579 domain-containing GXM proteins are methyltransferases catalyzing 4-o-methylation of glucuronic acid on xylan. Plant Cell Physiol. 2012;53:1934-49 pubmed publisher
    ..we investigated the roles of three Arabidopsis genes, namely GLUCURONOXYLAN METHYLTRANSFERASE1 (GXM1), GXM2 and GXM3, in xylan biosynthesis...
  2. Yuan Y, Teng Q, Lee C, Zhong R, Ye Z. Modification of the degree of 4-O-methylation of secondary wall glucuronoxylan. Plant Sci. 2014;219-220:42-50 pubmed publisher
    ..simultaneous T-DNA knockout mutations of the three glucuronoxylan methyltransferase (GXM) genes, GXM1, GXM2, and GXM3/GXMT1, which are specifically expressed in secondary wall-forming cells, led to a complete loss of GlcA methylation ..

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