Description: C2H2 and C2HC zinc fingers superfamily protein
Alias: WIP domain protein 1, WIP1, transparent testa 1, C2H2 and C2HC zinc fingers superfamily protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Shirley B, Kubasek W, Storz G, Bruggemann E, Koornneef M, Ausubel F, et al. Analysis of Arabidopsis mutants deficient in flavonoid biosynthesis. Plant J. 1995;8:659-71 pubmed
    ..A summary of these and previously published results are incorporated into an overview of the genetics of flavonoid biosynthesis in Arabidopsis. ..
  2. Appelhagen I, Lu G, Huep G, Schmelzer E, Weisshaar B, Sagasser M. TRANSPARENT TESTA1 interacts with R2R3-MYB factors and affects early and late steps of flavonoid biosynthesis in the endothelium of Arabidopsis thaliana seeds. Plant J. 2011;67:406-19 pubmed publisher
    ..thaliana seed development. ..
  3. Appelhagen I, Huep G, Lu G, Strompen G, Weisshaar B, Sagasser M. Weird fingers: functional analysis of WIP domain proteins. FEBS Lett. 2010;584:3116-22 pubmed publisher
    ..Mutations in each of the ZFs lead to loss of function of the TT1/WIP1 protein in Arabiopsis thaliana...
  4. Zhou X, Groves N, Meier I. Plant nuclear shape is independently determined by the SUN-WIP-WIT2-myosin XI-i complex and CRWN1. Nucleus. 2015;6:144-53 pubmed publisher
    ..Compared with SUN2, SUN1 plays a predominant role in nuclear shape. The NE localization of SUN1, SUN2, WIP1, and a truncated WIT2 does not depend on CRWN1...
  5. Sagasser M, Lu G, Hahlbrock K, Weisshaar B. A. thaliana TRANSPARENT TESTA 1 is involved in seed coat development and defines the WIP subfamily of plant zinc finger proteins. Genes Dev. 2002;16:138-49 pubmed publisher
    Seeds of the Arabidopsis thaliana transparent testa 1 mutant (tt1) appear yellow, due to the lack of condensed tannin pigments in the seed coat. The TT1 gene was isolated by reverse genetics using an En-1 transposon mutagenized A...