Experts and Doctors on arabidopsis proteins in Lincoln, Nebraska, United States


Locale: Lincoln, Nebraska, United States
Topic: arabidopsis proteins

Top Publications

  1. Staswick P, Tiryaki I. The oxylipin signal jasmonic acid is activated by an enzyme that conjugates it to isoleucine in Arabidopsis. Plant Cell. 2004;16:2117-27 pubmed
    ..Plant hormone activation by conjugation to amino acids and the enzymes involved in their formation were previously unknown. ..
  2. Wamboldt Y, Mohammed S, Elowsky C, Wittgren C, de Paula W, Mackenzie S. Participation of leaky ribosome scanning in protein dual targeting by alternative translation initiation in higher plants. Plant Cell. 2009;21:157-67 pubmed publisher
  3. Jeong B, Lin Y, Joe A, Guo M, Korneli C, Yang H, et al. Structure function analysis of an ADP-ribosyltransferase type III effector and its RNA-binding target in plant immunity. J Biol Chem. 2011;286:43272-81 pubmed publisher
    ..These data provide mechanistic details how HopU1 recognizes this novel type of substrate and highlights the role of GRP7 in plant immunity. ..
  4. Ren T, Qu F, Morris T. HRT gene function requires interaction between a NAC protein and viral capsid protein to confer resistance to turnip crinkle virus. Plant Cell. 2000;12:1917-26 pubmed
    ..These data suggest that TIP is an essential component in the TCV resistance response pathway. ..
  5. Staswick P, Serban B, Rowe M, Tiryaki I, Maldonado M, Maldonado M, et al. Characterization of an Arabidopsis enzyme family that conjugates amino acids to indole-3-acetic acid. Plant Cell. 2005;17:616-27 pubmed
    ..This evidence establishes that several GH3 genes encode IAA-amido synthetases, which help to maintain auxin homeostasis by conjugating excess IAA to amino acids. ..
  6. Fu Z, Guo M, Jeong B, Tian F, Elthon T, Cerny R, et al. A type III effector ADP-ribosylates RNA-binding proteins and quells plant immunity. Nature. 2007;447:284-8 pubmed
    ..Our results suggest a pathogenic strategy where the ADP-ribosylation of RNA-binding proteins quells host immunity by affecting RNA metabolism and the plant defence transcriptome. ..
  7. Liang X, Nazarenus T, Stone J. Identification of a consensus DNA-binding site for the Arabidopsis thaliana SBP domain transcription factor, AtSPL14, and binding kinetics by surface plasmon resonance. Biochemistry. 2008;47:3645-53 pubmed publisher
    ..These data provide a strong basis for further experiments aimed at defining and distinguishing the sets of genes regulated by the closely related SBP domain family members. ..
  8. Saleh A, Alvarez Venegas R, Yilmaz M, Le O, Hou G, Sadder M, et al. The highly similar Arabidopsis homologs of trithorax ATX1 and ATX2 encode proteins with divergent biochemical functions. Plant Cell. 2008;20:568-79 pubmed publisher
    ..ATX2 and ATX1 provide an example of separated K4 di from K4 trimethyltransferase activity. ..
  9. Arrieta Montiel M, Shedge V, Davila J, Christensen A, Mackenzie S. Diversity of the Arabidopsis mitochondrial genome occurs via nuclear-controlled recombination activity. Genetics. 2009;183:1261-8 pubmed publisher
    ..Our observations suggest that MSH1 participates in mitochondrial genome evolution by influencing the lineage-specific pattern of mitochondrial genetic variation in higher plants. ..

More Information


  1. Lin J, Nazarenus T, Frey J, Liang X, Wilson M, Stone J. A plant DJ-1 homolog is essential for Arabidopsis thaliana chloroplast development. PLoS ONE. 2011;6:e23731 pubmed publisher
    ..The essential role for AtDJ1C in chloroplast maturation expands the known functional diversity of the DJ-1 superfamily and provides the first evidence of a role for specialized DJ-1-like proteins in eukaryotic development. ..
  2. Xu Y, Santamaria R, Virdi K, Arrieta Montiel M, Razvi F, Li S, et al. The chloroplast triggers developmental reprogramming when mutS HOMOLOG1 is suppressed in plants. Plant Physiol. 2012;159:710-20 pubmed publisher
    ..Our results suggest that suppression of MSH1, which occurs under several forms of abiotic stress, triggers a plastidial response process that involves nongenetic inheritance. ..
  3. Block A, Fristedt R, Rogers S, Kumar J, BARNES B, Barnes J, et al. Functional modeling identifies paralogous solanesyl-diphosphate synthases that assemble the side chain of plastoquinone-9 in plastids. J Biol Chem. 2013;288:27594-606 pubmed publisher
    ..In contrast to other plastochromanol-8 biosynthetic mutants, neither the single atsps knock-outs nor the atsps1 atsps2 double knock-out displayed any defects in tocopherols accumulation or germination. ..