Gene Symbol: RBP31
Description: 31-kDa RNA binding protein
Alias: 31-kDa RNA binding protein, APPROXIMATELY 31 KD, ARABIDOPSIS THALIANA RNA BINDING PROTEIN, ATRBP31, ATRBP33, CP31, F6I7.11, STEP1, 31-kDa RNA binding protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Tillich M, Hardel S, Kupsch C, Armbruster U, Delannoy E, Gualberto J, et al. Chloroplast ribonucleoprotein CP31A is required for editing and stability of specific chloroplast mRNAs. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2009;106:6002-7 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, the specificity and combinatorial aspects of cpRNP functions uncovered suggest that these chloroplast proteins are functional equivalents of nucleocytosolic hnRNPs. ..
  2. Ohta M, Sugita M, Sugiura M. Three types of nuclear genes encoding chloroplast RNA-binding proteins (cp29, cp31 and cp33) are present in Arabidopsis thaliana: presence of cp31 in chloroplasts and its homologue in nuclei/cytoplasms. Plant Mol Biol. 1995;27:529-39 pubmed
    ..Here we report three nuclear genes for similar chloroplast RNA-binding proteins (cp29, cp31 and cp33) from Arabidopsis thaliana...
  3. Cheng S, Cline K, DeLisle A. An Arabidopsis chloroplast RNA-binding protein gene encodes multiple mRNAs with different 5' ends. Plant Physiol. 1994;106:303-11 pubmed
    An Arabidopsis cDNA (Atrbp33) encoding a nuclear-encoded chloroplast RNA-binding protein (RBP) has been isolated (A.J. DeLisle [1993] Plant Physiol 102: 313-314)...
  4. Wang S, Bai G, Wang S, Yang L, Yang F, Wang Y, et al. Chloroplast RNA-Binding Protein RBD1 Promotes Chilling Tolerance through 23S rRNA Processing in Arabidopsis. PLoS Genet. 2016;12:e1006027 pubmed publisher
    ..Together, our study identifies RBD1 as a regulator of 23S rRNA processing and reveals the importance of chloroplast function especially protein translation in chilling tolerance. ..
  5. Fu Z, Guo M, Jeong B, Tian F, Elthon T, Cerny R, et al. A type III effector ADP-ribosylates RNA-binding proteins and quells plant immunity. Nature. 2007;447:284-8 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest a pathogenic strategy where the ADP-ribosylation of RNA-binding proteins quells host immunity by affecting RNA metabolism and the plant defence transcriptome. ..
  6. Xu Y, Wang B, Zhu Y. Identification of proteins expressed at extremely low level in Arabidopsis leaves. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 2007;358:808-12 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest that polyU or similar media may be combined with 2-DE techniques to identify cellular proteins with extremely low transcription levels to fulfill specific research needs. ..
  7. Kupsch C, Ruwe H, Gusewski S, Tillich M, Small I, Schmitz Linneweber C. Arabidopsis chloroplast RNA binding proteins CP31A and CP29A associate with large transcript pools and confer cold stress tolerance by influencing multiple chloroplast RNA processing steps. Plant Cell. 2012;24:4266-80 pubmed publisher
    ..CP31A associates with the common 3'-terminus of these RNAs and protects them against 3'-exonucleolytic activity. ..