Gene Symbol: LOC107891109
Description: probable beta-1,4-xylosyltransferase IRX9
Alias: GT43A1, f14, glycosyltransferase, glycuronosyltransferase-like protein
Species: upland cotton

Top Publications

  1. Zhao G, Liu J, Du X. Molecular cloning and characterization of cotton cDNAs expressed in developing fiber cells. Biosci Biotechnol Biochem. 2001;65:2789-93 pubmed publisher
    ..in fiber cells and the majority were expressed in the early phase of cotton fiber development, except for F14 which accumulated at a high level during the late phase of developing fiber cells, indicating that all of the genes ..
  2. Wu Y, Liu J. Molecular cloning and characterization of a cotton glucuronosyltranferase gene. J Plant Physiol. 2005;162:573-82 pubmed
    ..The transcription occurred at both the primary wall elongation stage and former stage of secondary cell thickening, suggesting that GhGLcAT1 may be involved in non-cellulose polysacchrides biosynthesis of the cotton cell wall. ..
  3. Li L, Huang J, Qin L, Huang Y, Zeng W, Rao Y, et al. Two cotton fiber-associated glycosyltransferases, GhGT43A1 and GhGT43C1, function in hemicellulose glucuronoxylan biosynthesis during plant development. Physiol Plant. 2014;152:367-79 pubmed publisher
    ..We also show that overexpression of GhGT43A1 or GhGT43C1 leads to more cellulose deposition. These findings suggest that GhGT43A1 and GhGT43C1 likely participate in xylan synthesis during fiber development. ..