GAD2

Summary

Gene Symbol: GAD2
Description: glutamate decarboxylase isoform2
Alias: LeGAD2, glutamate decarboxylase isoform2
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. Takayama M, Koike S, Kusano M, Matsukura C, Saito K, Ariizumi T, et al. Tomato Glutamate Decarboxylase Genes SlGAD2 and SlGAD3 Play Key Roles in Regulating γ-Aminobutyric Acid Levels in Tomato (Solanum lycopersicum). Plant Cell Physiol. 2015;56:1533-45 pubmed publisher
    ..7- to 5.2-fold) than those of the WT. We also determined that strong down-regulation of the SlGADs had little effect on overall plant growth, fruit development or primary fruit metabolism under normal growth conditions. ..