Gene Symbol: MIR172a
Alias: MICRORNA 172, MIR172, MIR172A, microRNA172A, p_MI0000215
Species: thale cress
- Jung J, Seo Y, Seo P, Reyes J, Yun J, Chua N, et al. The GIGANTEA-regulated microRNA172 mediates photoperiodic flowering independent of CONSTANS in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2007;19:2736-48 pubmed..Here, we demonstrate that the GIGANTEA (GI)-regulated miR172 defines a unique genetic pathway that regulates photoperiodic flowering by inducing FLOWERING LOCUS T (FT) ..
- Yao J, Tomes S, Xu J, Gleave A. How microRNA172 affects fruit growth in different species is dependent on fruit type. Plant Signal Behav. 2016;11:e1156833 pubmed publishermicroRNA172 (miR172) expression has been shown to have a positive effect on Arabidopsis fruit (siliques) growth...
- José Ripoll J, Bailey L, Mai Q, Wu S, Hon C, Chapman E, et al. microRNA regulation of fruit growth. Nat Plants. 2015;1:15036 pubmed publisher..Using Arabidopsis fruit morphogenesis as a platform for our studies, we show that the microRNA miR172 is critical for fruit growth, as the growth of fruit is blocked when miR172 activity is compromised...