Gene Symbol: LOC107896748
Description: expansin-A4-like
Alias: EXP1, EXPA1, EXPA15, EXPA2, GhEX1, expansin, expansin-A4-like, alpha expansin, alpha-expansin 1, alpha-expansin 2
Species: upland cotton

Top Publications

  1. Shimizu Y, Aotsuka S, Hasegawa O, Kawada T, Sakuno T, Sakai F, et al. Changes in levels of mRNAs for cell wall-related enzymes in growing cotton fiber cells. Plant Cell Physiol. 1997;38:375-8 pubmed
    ..Both endo-1,4-beta-glucanase and expansin mRNA levels were high during cell elongation but decreased when cell elongation ceased, and xyloglucan decreased...
  2. Orford S, Timmis J. Specific expression of an expansin gene during elongation of cotton fibres. Biochim Biophys Acta. 1998;1398:342-6 pubmed
    A differential screening experiment resulted in the isolation of a full-length cDNA clone encoding an expansin from cotton fibres...