Genomes and Genes



Gene Symbol: WOX7
Description: WUSCHEL related homeobox 7
Alias: MJJ3.18, MJJ3_18, WOX5A, WUSCHEL related homeobox 5A, WUSCHEL related homeobox 7, WUSCHEL related homeobox 7
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. Kong D, Hao Y, Cui H. The WUSCHEL Related Homeobox Protein WOX7 Regulates the Sugar Response of Lateral Root Development in Arabidopsis thaliana. Mol Plant. 2016;9:261-270 pubmed publisher
    ..How sugars suppress lateral root formation is unclear, however. Here we report that WOX7, a member of the WUSCHEL related homeobox (WOX) family transcription factors, inhibits lateral root development in ..
  2. Hu X, Xu L. Transcription Factors WOX11/12 Directly Activate WOX5/7 to Promote Root Primordia Initiation and Organogenesis. Plant Physiol. 2016;172:2363-2373 pubmed
    ..Mutations in WOX5/7 result in defective primordium formation. Overall, our data indicate that the expression switch from WOX11/12 to WOX5/7 is critical for initiation of the root primordium during de novo root organogenesis. ..