Gene Symbol: LOC544313
Description: glutamate decarboxylase
Alias: GAD, LeGAD1, glutamate decarboxylase, ERT D1, glutamate decarboxylase isoform1
Species: tomato

Top Publications

  1. Gallego P, Whotton L, Picton S, Grierson D, Gray J. A role for glutamate decarboxylase during tomato ripening: the characterisation of a cDNA encoding a putative glutamate decarboxylase with a calmodulin-binding site. Plant Mol Biol. 1995;27:1143-51 pubmed
    ..The deduced polypeptide sequence has 80% overall amino acid sequence similarity to a Petunia hybrida glutamate decarboxylase (petGAD) which carries a calmodulin-binding site at its carboxyl terminus and ERT D1 appears to have a ..
  2. 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
    ..Both of these genes encode glutamate decarboxylase (GAD) which is a key enzyme of GABA biosynthesis...