Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: TSD2
Description: S-adenosyl-L-methionine-dependent methyltransferases superfamily protein
Alias: F3F9.21, F3F9_21, OSU1, QUA2, QUASIMODO2, TUMOROUS SHOOT DEVELOPMENT 2, S-adenosyl-L-methionine-dependent methyltransferases superfamily protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Frank M, Guivarc h A, Krupková E, Lorenz Meyer I, Chriqui D, Schmülling T. Tumorous shoot development (TSD) genes are required for co-ordinated plant shoot development. Plant J. 2002;29:73-85 pubmed
    ..The tsd mutants are recessive and belong to three complementation groups (tsd1, tsd2, tsd3). The genes were mapped to the bottom of chromosomes 5 and 1, and the top of chromosome 3, respectively...
  2. Mouille G, Ralet M, Cavelier C, Eland C, Effroy D, Hematy K, et al. Homogalacturonan synthesis in Arabidopsis thaliana requires a Golgi-localized protein with a putative methyltransferase domain. Plant J. 2007;50:605-14 pubmed
    ..We identified dwarf mutants with reduced cell adhesion at a novel locus, QUASIMODO2 (QUA2)...
  3. Fuentes S, Pires N, Østergaard L. A clade in the QUASIMODO2 family evolved with vascular plants and supports a role for cell wall composition in adaptation to environmental changes. Plant Mol Biol. 2010;73:605-15 pubmed publisher
    ..Mutations in the QUASIMODO2 (QUA2) gene from Arabidopsis thaliana were previously shown to result in cell adhesion defects due to reduced ..
  4. Krupková E, Immerzeel P, Pauly M, Schmülling T. The TUMOROUS SHOOT DEVELOPMENT2 gene of Arabidopsis encoding a putative methyltransferase is required for cell adhesion and co-ordinated plant development. Plant J. 2007;50:735-50 pubmed
    Mutations in the TUMOROUS SHOOT DEVELOPMENT2 (TSD2) gene reduce cell adhesion, and in strongly affected individuals cause non-coordinated shoot development that leads to disorganized tumor-like growth in vitro...