Gene Symbol: RGP2
Description: reversibly glycosylated polypeptide 2
Alias: ATRGP2, F14F8.30, F14F8_30, REVERSIBLY GLYCOSYLATED POLYPEPTIDE 2, reversibly glycosylated polypeptide 2, reversibly glycosylated polypeptide 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Delgado I, Wang Z, de Rocher A, Keegstra K, Raikhel N. Cloning and characterization of AtRGP1. A reversibly autoglycosylated arabidopsis protein implicated in cell wall biosynthesis. Plant Physiol. 1998;116:1339-50 pubmed
    ..Possible sites for UDP-sugar binding and glycosylation are discussed. Our results are consistent with a role for this reversibly glycosylated polypeptide in cell wall biosynthesis, although its precise role is still unknown. ..
  2. Drakakaki G, Zabotina O, Delgado I, Robert S, Keegstra K, Raikhel N. Arabidopsis reversibly glycosylated polypeptides 1 and 2 are essential for pollen development. Plant Physiol. 2006;142:1480-92 pubmed
    ..The Arabidopsis (Arabidopsis thaliana) genome contains five RGP genes out of which RGP1 and RGP2 share the highest sequence identity...
  3. Reiter W, Chapple C, Somerville C. Mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana with altered cell wall polysaccharide composition. Plant J. 1997;12:335-45 pubmed
    ..The availability of these mutants provides novel opportunities to study the functions of cell wall polysaccharides, gain insight into the biosynthesis of cell wall material, and clone cell wall-related genes. ..
  4. Rautengarten C, Ebert B, Herter T, Petzold C, Ishii T, Mukhopadhyay A, et al. The interconversion of UDP-arabinopyranose and UDP-arabinofuranose is indispensable for plant development in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2011;23:1373-90 pubmed publisher
    ..Examination of cell wall polysaccharide preparations from RGP1 and RGP2 knockout mutants showed a significant reduction in total L-Ara content (12–31%) compared with wild-type plants...
  5. Dugard C, Mertz R, Rayon C, Mercadante D, Hart C, Benatti M, et al. The Cell Wall Arabinose-Deficient Arabidopsis thaliana Mutant murus5 Encodes a Defective Allele of REVERSIBLY GLYCOSYLATED POLYPEPTIDE2. Plant Physiol. 2016;171:1905-20 pubmed publisher
    ..low cell wall arabinose mutant murus5 (mur5) encodes a defective allele of REVERSIBLY GLYCOSYLATED POLYPEPTIDE2 (RGP2)...