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Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: RWA4
Description: O-acetyltransferase family protein
Alias: CELLULOSE SYNTHASE LIKE C4, CLSC4, F1N18.7, F1N18_7, REDUCED WALL ACETYLATION 4, 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
    ..Together, our results demonstrate that the four Arabidopsis RWA genes function redundantly in the acetylation of xylan during secondary wall biosynthesis. ..
  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