Gene Symbol: MIPS2
Description: myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase 2
Alias: ATIPS2, ATMIPS1, ATMIPS2, INOSITOL 3-PHOSPHATE SYNTHASE 2, MIPS1, MYO-INOSITOL-1-PHOSTPATE SYNTHASE 1, MYO-INOSITOL-1-PHOSTPATE SYNTHASE 2, myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase 1, myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase 2, myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Nishizawa A, Yabuta Y, Yoshida E, Maruta T, Yoshimura K, Shigeoka S. Arabidopsis heat shock transcription factor A2 as a key regulator in response to several types of environmental stress. Plant J. 2006;48:535-47 pubmed
    ..Our present results indicate that HsfA2 is a key regulator in the induction of the defence system under several types of environmental stress. ..
  2. Murphy A, Otto B, Brearley C, Carr J, Hanke D. A role for inositol hexakisphosphate in the maintenance of basal resistance to plant pathogens. Plant J. 2008;56:638-52 pubmed publisher
    ..Arabidopsis thaliana has three IPS genes (AtIPS1-3). Mutant atips2 plants were depleted in InsP6 and were hypersusceptible to TMV, turnip mosaic virus, cucumber mosaic virus and ..
  3. Donahue J, Alford S, Torabinejad J, Kerwin R, Nourbakhsh A, Ray W, et al. The Arabidopsis thaliana Myo-inositol 1-phosphate synthase1 gene is required for Myo-inositol synthesis and suppression of cell death. Plant Cell. 2010;22:888-903 pubmed publisher
    ..We characterized the expression patterns of the three MIPS genes in Arabidopsis thaliana and found that MIPS1 is expressed in most cell types and developmental stages, while MIPS2 and MIPS3 are mainly restricted to vascular ..
  4. Luo Y, Qin G, Zhang J, Liang Y, Song Y, Zhao M, et al. D-myo-inositol-3-phosphate affects phosphatidylinositol-mediated endomembrane function in Arabidopsis and is essential for auxin-regulated embryogenesis. Plant Cell. 2011;23:1352-72 pubmed publisher
    ..Although single mips mutants showed no obvious phenotypes, the mips1 mips2 double mutant and the mips1 mips2 mips3 triple mutant were embryo lethal, whereas the mips1 mips3 and mips1 mips2?/..
  5. Martin A, del Pozo J, Iglesias J, Rubio V, Solano R, de la Pena A, et al. Influence of cytokinins on the expression of phosphate starvation responsive genes in Arabidopsis. Plant J. 2000;24:559-67 pubmed
    ..Our results raise the possibility that cytokinins may be involved in the negative modulation of long-distance, systemically controlled Pi starvation responses, which are dependent on whole-plant Pi status. ..