SUF4

Summary

Gene Symbol: SUF4
Description: zinc finger (C2H2 type) family protein
Alias: F17F8.14, suppressor of FRIGIDA4, zinc finger (C2H2 type) family protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Kim S, Michaels S. SUPPRESSOR OF FRI 4 encodes a nuclear-localized protein that is required for delayed flowering in winter-annual Arabidopsis. Development. 2006;133:4699-707 pubmed
    ..We have identified a putative zinc-finger-containing transcription factor, SUF4, that is required for the upregulation of FLC by FRI...
  2. Lai Z, Schluttenhofer C, Bhide K, Shreve J, Thimmapuram J, Lee S, et al. MED18 interaction with distinct transcription factors regulates multiple plant functions. Nat Commun. 2014;5:3064 pubmed publisher
    ..In addition, MED18 interacts with ABA INSENSITIVE 4 and SUPPRESSOR OF FRIGIDA4 to regulate abscisic acid responses and flowering time, respectively...
  3. Resentini F, Cyprys P, Steffen J, Alter S, Morandini P, Mizzotti C, et al. SUPPRESSOR OF FRIGIDA (SUF4) Supports Gamete Fusion via Regulating Arabidopsis EC1 Gene Expression. Plant Physiol. 2017;173:155-166 pubmed publisher
    ..We investigated the activity of all five EC1 promoters in promoter-deletion studies and identified SUF4 (SUPPRESSOR OF FRIGIDA4), a C2H2 transcription factor, as a direct regulator of the EC1 gene expression...
  4. Kim S, Choi K, Park C, Hwang H, Lee I. SUPPRESSOR OF FRIGIDA4, encoding a C2H2-Type zinc finger protein, represses flowering by transcriptional activation of Arabidopsis FLOWERING LOCUS C. Plant Cell. 2006;18:2985-98 pubmed
    ..We isolated suppressor of FRIGIDA4 (suf4), a mutant that flowers early as a result of low FLC expression...
  5. Choi K, Kim J, Hwang H, Kim S, Park C, Kim S, et al. The FRIGIDA complex activates transcription of FLC, a strong flowering repressor in Arabidopsis, by recruiting chromatin modification factors. Plant Cell. 2011;23:289-303 pubmed publisher
    ..The fri mutation causes early flowering with reduced FLC expression similar to frl1, fes1, suf4, and flx, which are mutants of FLC-specific regulators...
  6. Bao Z, Zhang N, Hua J. Endopolyploidization and flowering time are antagonistically regulated by checkpoint component MAD1 and immunity modulator MOS1. Nat Commun. 2014;5:5628 pubmed publisher
    ..Furthermore, MAD1 and MOS1 both interact with SUF4, a transcription factor regulating the expression of the flowering time gene FLC...