Gene Symbol: VRN5
Description: Fibronectin type III domain-containing protein
Alias: VERNALIZATION 5, VIL1, VIN3-LIKE 1, Fibronectin type III domain-containing protein
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Greb T, Mylne J, Crevillen P, Geraldo N, An H, Gendall A, et al. The PHD finger protein VRN5 functions in the epigenetic silencing of Arabidopsis FLC. Curr Biol. 2007;17:73-8 pubmed
    ..This identified VERNALIZATION 5 (VRN5), a PHD finger protein and homolog of VIN3...
  2. De Lucia F, Crevillen P, Jones A, Greb T, Dean C. A PHD-polycomb repressive complex 2 triggers the epigenetic silencing of FLC during vernalization. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2008;105:16831-6 pubmed publisher
    ..Complex 2 (PRC2) components including the Su(z)12 homologue, VRN2, and two plant homeodomain (PHD) finger proteins, VRN5 and VIN3. However, the sequence of events leading to FLC repression was unclear...
  3. Sung S, Schmitz R, Amasino R. A PHD finger protein involved in both the vernalization and photoperiod pathways in Arabidopsis. Genes Dev. 2006;20:3244-8 pubmed
    ..Here we show that a plant homeodomain (PHD) finger-containing protein, VIN3-LIKE 1 (VIL1), participates in both the photoperiod and vernalization pathways in Arabidopsis thaliana by regulating expression ..
  4. Derkacheva M, Steinbach Y, Wildhaber T, Mozgov√° I, Mahrez W, Nanni P, et al. Arabidopsis MSI1 connects LHP1 to PRC2 complexes. EMBO J. 2013;32:2073-85 pubmed publisher
    ..The LHP1-MSI1 interaction forms a positive feedback loop to recruit PRC2 to chromatin that carries H3K27me3. Consequently, this can provide a mechanism for the faithful inheritance of local epigenetic information through replication. ..