Gene Symbol: PHYE
Description: phytochrome E
Alias: F15J5.100, F15J5_100, PHYTOCHROME E, phytochrome E, phytochrome E
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Clack T, Shokry A, Moffet M, Liu P, Faul M, Sharrock R. Obligate heterodimerization of Arabidopsis phytochromes C and E and interaction with the PIF3 basic helix-loop-helix transcription factor. Plant Cell. 2009;21:786-99 pubmed publisher
    ..thaliana genome encodes five phytochrome apoproteins: type I phyA mediates responses to FR, and type II phyB-phyE mediate shade avoidance and classical R/FR-reversible responses...
  2. Sharrock R, Clack T. Heterodimerization of type II phytochromes in Arabidopsis. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004;101:11500-5 pubmed
    ..from seedling extracts coprecipitates additional type II phytochromes: six myc (myc6)-phyB coprecipitates phyC-phyE; and myc6-phyD coprecipitates phyB and phyE...
  3. Sánchez Lamas M, Lorenzo C, Cerdán P. Bottom-up Assembly of the Phytochrome Network. PLoS Genet. 2016;12:e1006413 pubmed publisher
    ..The model plant Arabidopsis thaliana possesses five phytochromes (phyA-phyE) with important roles in germination, seedling establishment, shade avoidance, and flowering...
  4. Jang I, Henriques R, Seo H, Nagatani A, Chua N. Arabidopsis PHYTOCHROME INTERACTING FACTOR proteins promote phytochrome B polyubiquitination by COP1 E3 ligase in the nucleus. Plant Cell. 2010;22:2370-83 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results identify COP1 as an E3 ligase for phyB and other stable phytochromes and uncover the mechanism by which PIFs negatively regulate phyB levels. ..
  5. Huang H, Yoo C, Bindbeutel R, Goldsworthy J, Tielking A, Alvarez S, et al. PCH1 integrates circadian and light-signaling pathways to control photoperiod-responsive growth in Arabidopsis. elife. 2016;5:e13292 pubmed publisher
    ..Thus, PCH1 is a new factor that regulates photoperiod-responsive growth by integrating the clock with light perception pathways through modulating daily phyB-signaling. ..

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