Gene Symbol: LOC107911611
Description: probable xyloglucan endotransglucosylase/hydrolase protein 7
Alias: XTH, XTH1, endo-xyloglucan transferase, xyloglucan endotransglucosylase/hydrolase, xyloglucan endotransglycosylase
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
    ..Endoxyloglucan transferase and sucrose synthase mRNA levels were constant during all stages of growth...
  2. Ji S, Lu Y, Feng J, Wei G, Li J, Shi Y, et al. Isolation and analyses of genes preferentially expressed during early cotton fiber development by subtractive PCR and cDNA array. Nucleic Acids Res. 2003;31:2534-43 pubmed
    ..This report constitutes the first systematic analysis of genes involved in cotton fiber development. Our results suggest that a concerted mechanism involving multiple cellular pathways is responsible for cotton fiber elongation. ..
  3. Michailidis G, Argiriou A, Darzentas N, Tsaftaris A. Analysis of xyloglucan endotransglycosylase/hydrolase (XTH) genes from allotetraploid (Gossypium hirsutum) cotton and its diploid progenitors expressed during fiber elongation. J Plant Physiol. 2009;166:403-16 pubmed publisher
    ..The cell wall enzymes xyloglucan endotransglycosylase/hydrolases (XTH) have been reported to be associated with the biosynthesis of the cell wall and the ..
  4. Lee J, Burns T, Light G, Sun Y, Fokar M, Kasukabe Y, et al. Xyloglucan endotransglycosylase/hydrolase genes in cotton and their role in fiber elongation. Planta. 2010;232:1191-205 pubmed publisher
    Plant cell wall extensibility is mediated, in part, by xyloglucan endotransglycosylases/hydrolases (XTH) that are able to cleave and reattach xyloglucan polymers that make up the hemicelluloses matrix of type I cell walls...