RAC2

Summary

Gene Symbol: RAC2
Description: RAC-like 2
Alias: ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA RAC 2, ARAC2, ATRAC2, ATROP7, Arabidopsis RAC-like 2, MCL19.1, MCL19_1, RAC-like 2, RHO-RELATED PROTEIN FROM PLANTS 7, ROP7, RAC-like 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Oikawa A, Joshi H, Rennie E, Ebert B, Manisseri C, Heazlewood J, et al. An integrative approach to the identification of Arabidopsis and rice genes involved in xylan and secondary wall development. PLoS ONE. 2010;5:e15481 pubmed publisher
  2. Wang W, Liu Z, Bao L, Zhang S, Zhang C, Li X, et al. The RopGEF2-ROP7/ROP2 Pathway Activated by phyB Suppresses Red Light-Induced Stomatal Opening. Plant Physiol. 2017;174:717-731 pubmed publisher
    ..Meanwhile, ROP7, another member of ROP family, acting redundantly with ROP2, was regulated by RopGEF2 in this process...
  3. Thomas C, Fricke I, Weyand M, Berken A. 3D structure of a binary ROP-PRONE complex: the final intermediate for a complete set of molecular snapshots of the RopGEF reaction. Biol Chem. 2009;390:427-35 pubmed publisher
    ..With our novel structure, we provide further insights into the nucleotide exchange mechanism and present a first example of the complete GEF reaction at a molecular level. ..
  4. Berken A, Thomas C, Wittinghofer A. A new family of RhoGEFs activates the Rop molecular switch in plants. Nature. 2005;436:1176-80 pubmed
    ..RopGEFs may represent the missing link in signal transduction from receptor kinases to Rops and their identification has implications for the evolution of the Rho molecular switch. ..
  5. Uhrig J, Mutondo M, Zimmermann I, Deeks M, Machesky L, Thomas P, et al. The role of Arabidopsis SCAR genes in ARP2-ARP3-dependent cell morphogenesis. Development. 2007;134:967-77 pubmed