Gene Symbol: SUMO3
Description: small ubiquitin-like modifier 3
Alias: ATSUMO3, MCO15.12, MCO15_12, SMALL UBIQUITIN-LIKE MODIFIER 3, SUM3, SUMO 3, small ubiquitin-like modifier 3, small ubiquitin-like modifier 3
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Kurepa J, Walker J, Smalle J, Gosink M, Davis S, Durham T, et al. The small ubiquitin-like modifier (SUMO) protein modification system in Arabidopsis. Accumulation of SUMO1 and -2 conjugates is increased by stress. J Biol Chem. 2003;278:6862-72 pubmed
    ..The levels of SUMO1 and -2 conjugates but not SUMO3 conjugates increased substantially following exposure of seedlings to stress conditions, including heat shock, H(2)..
  2. Chosed R, Mukherjee S, Lois L, Orth K. Evolution of a signalling system that incorporates both redundancy and diversity: Arabidopsis SUMOylation. Biochem J. 2006;398:521-9 pubmed
    ..Therefore the SUMO proteins, in this signalling system, have evolved to contain information that allows not only redundancy with the conjugation system but also diversity with the deconjugating enzymes. ..
  3. Okada S, Nagabuchi M, Takamura Y, Nakagawa T, Shinmyozu K, Nakayama J, et al. Reconstitution of Arabidopsis thaliana SUMO pathways in E. coli: functional evaluation of SUMO machinery proteins and mapping of SUMOylation sites by mass spectrometry. Plant Cell Physiol. 2009;50:1049-61 pubmed publisher
    ..This system will be a powerful tool for elucidation of the role of SUMOylation and of the biochemical and structural features of SUMOylated proteins in plants. ..
  4. Elrouby N, Bonequi M, Porri A, Coupland G. Identification of Arabidopsis SUMO-interacting proteins that regulate chromatin activity and developmental transitions. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2013;110:19956-61 pubmed publisher
    ..It reduces protein levels of CYCLING DOF FACTOR 2, hence increasing transcript levels of CONSTANS and promoting flowering through the photoperiodic pathway. ..
  5. van den Burg H, Kini R, Schuurink R, Takken F. Arabidopsis small ubiquitin-like modifier paralogs have distinct functions in development and defense. Plant Cell. 2010;22:1998-2016 pubmed publisher
    ..Interestingly, expression of the paralog SUM3 is strongly and widely induced by SA and by the defense elicitor Flg22, whereas its expression is otherwise low and ..
  6. Castaño Miquel L, Seguí J, Lois L. Distinctive properties of Arabidopsis SUMO paralogues support the in vivo predominant role of AtSUMO1/2 isoforms. Biochem J. 2011;436:581-90 pubmed publisher
    ..and SIM (SUMO-interacting motif) non-covalent interactions are well conserved in AtSUMO1/2 isoforms, whereas AtSUMO3 shows a lower degree of conservation, and AtSUMO5 is the most divergent isoform...

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