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Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: RWA1
Description: O-acetyltransferase family protein
Alias: MPL12.14, MPL12_14, REDUCED WALL ACETYLATION 1, O-acetyltransferase family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Lee C, Teng Q, Zhong R, Ye Z. The four Arabidopsis reduced wall acetylation genes are expressed in secondary wall-containing cells and required for the acetylation of xylan. Plant Cell Physiol. 2011;52:1289-301 pubmed publisher
    ..revealed a significant reduction in the secondary wall thickening and the stem mechanical strength in the quadruple rwa1/2/3/4 mutant but not in other mutants...
  2. Manabe Y, Verhertbruggen Y, Gille S, Harholt J, Chong S, Pawar P, et al. Reduced Wall Acetylation proteins play vital and distinct roles in cell wall O-acetylation in Arabidopsis. Plant Physiol. 2013;163:1107-17 pubmed publisher