Gene Symbol: GABA-TP2
Description: gamma-aminobutyrate transaminase subunit precursor isozyme 2
Alias: GABA-T2, LeGABA-TP2, SlGABA-T2, Virp2, gamma aminobutyrate transaminase 2, Gamma-aminobutyrate transaminase isozyme 2, gamma aminobutyrate transaminase isoform2, viroid RNA-binding protein
Species: tomato

Top Publications

  1. Akihiro T, Koike S, Tani R, Tominaga T, Watanabe S, Iijima Y, et al. Biochemical mechanism on GABA accumulation during fruit development in tomato. Plant Cell Physiol. 2008;49:1378-89 pubmed publisher
    ..Taken together, our results suggest that GAD and GABA-TK play crucial roles in GABA accumulation and catabolism, respectively, in tomato fruits. ..
  2. S├Ągesser R, Martinez E, Tsagris M, Tabler M. Detection and isolation of RNA-binding proteins by RNA-ligand screening of a cDNA expression library. Nucleic Acids Res. 1997;25:3816-22 pubmed
    ..Only moderate binding affinities (Kd = 10(-8) M) were required. The suitability of the RNA-ligand screening protocol was demonstrated by the identification of new viroid-RNA binding proteins from tomato. ..
  3. Clark S, Di Leo R, Van Cauwenberghe O, Mullen R, Shelp B. Subcellular localization and expression of multiple tomato gamma-aminobutyrate transaminases that utilize both pyruvate and glyoxylate. J Exp Bot. 2009;60:3255-67 pubmed publisher
    ..Overall, these findings, together with recent information about rice and pepper GABA-Ts, indicate that the subcellular distribution of GABA-T in the plant kingdom is highly variable...