Research Topics

Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: SWI2
Description: switch 2
Alias: CHR9, CHROMATIN REMODELING 9, F21M11.34, F21M11_34, SNF2, SUCROSE NON-FERMENTING 2, switch 2, switch 2
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Wu M, Sang Y, Bezhani S, Yamaguchi N, Han S, Li Z, et al. SWI2/SNF2 chromatin remodeling ATPases overcome polycomb repression and control floral organ identity with the LEAFY and SEPALLATA3 transcription factors. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2012;109:3576-81 pubmed publisher
    ..We show that the SWI2/SNF2 chromatin-remodeling ATPases SPLAYED (SYD) and BRAHMA (BRM) are redundantly required for flower patterning and ..
  2. Li C, Chen C, Gao L, Yang S, Nguyen V, Shi X, et al. The Arabidopsis SWI2/SNF2 chromatin Remodeler BRAHMA regulates polycomb function during vegetative development and directly activates the flowering repressor gene SVP. PLoS Genet. 2015;11:e1004944 pubmed publisher
    ..This work reveals a genome-wide functional interplay between BRM and PcG and provides new insights into the impacts of these proteins in plant growth and development. ..