Gene Symbol: RTL2
Description: RNAse THREE-like protein 2
Alias: ATRTL2, RNASEIII-LIKE 2, RNAse THREE-like protein 2, RNAse THREE-like protein 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Hiraguri A, Itoh R, Kondo N, Nomura Y, Aizawa D, Murai Y, et al. Specific interactions between Dicer-like proteins and HYL1/DRB-family dsRNA-binding proteins in Arabidopsis thaliana. Plant Mol Biol. 2005;57:173-88 pubmed
    ..The presented data suggest that each member of the HYL1/DRB protein family may individually modulate Dicer function through heterodimerization with a Dicer-like protein in vivo. ..
  2. Comella P, Pontvianne F, Lahmy S, Vignols F, Barbezier N, Debures A, et al. Characterization of a ribonuclease III-like protein required for cleavage of the pre-rRNA in the 3'ETS in Arabidopsis. Nucleic Acids Res. 2008;36:1163-75 pubmed
    ..Here, we describe the functional characterization of AtRTL2, an Arabidopsis thaliana RNaseIII-like protein that belongs to a small family of genes distinct from the dicer ..
  3. Kiyota E, Okada R, Kondo N, Hiraguri A, Moriyama H, Fukuhara T. An Arabidopsis RNase III-like protein, AtRTL2, cleaves double-stranded RNA in vitro. J Plant Res. 2011;124:405-14 pubmed publisher
    ..thaliana, the lack of an obvious phenotype or quantitative change in mature rRNAs in class 1 RNase III (AtRTL2) mutants and overexpressing plants suggests that AtRTL2 is not involved in rRNA maturation...
  4. Elvira Matelot E, Hachet M, Shamandi N, Comella P, Sáez Vásquez J, Zytnicki M, et al. Arabidopsis RNASE THREE LIKE2 Modulates the Expression of Protein-Coding Genes via 24-Nucleotide Small Interfering RNA-Directed DNA Methylation. Plant Cell. 2016;28:406-25 pubmed publisher
    ..Arabidopsis thaliana RNASE THREE LIKE2 (RTL2), which carries one RNaseIII and two dsRNA binding (DRB) domains, is a unique Arabidopsis RNaseIII enzyme ..