Electronic Journal of Biotechnology ISSN: 0717-3458
  © 2005 by Universidad Católica de Valparaíso -- Chile
Vol. 8 No. 1, Issue of April 15, 2005
 


Table 4. Genes cloned by activation tagging.

 

Phenotype

Gene

Homology

Reference

Shooting induction

CKI1

Histidine kinase

Kakimoto, 1996

Early flower induction

Flowering LocusT (FT)

Meristem identity gene LEAFY

Kardailsky et al.1999

Leaves without petiole

Leafy Petiole, LEP

AP2/EREBP family

Van der Graaff et al. 2000

Suppresses late flowering in winter annual ecotypes

AGL20

MADS-domain gene

Lee et al. 2000

Wide heart shaped ovary, larger siliques

CYP7889

Cytochrome P450

Ito and Meyerowitz, 2000

Intense purple pigmentation in vegetative organs

pap1-D (production of anthocyanin pigment1 Dominant)

MYB transcription factor

Borevitz et al. 2000

Stiff inflorescence stem, thicker leaves, larger seeds

Sturdy

Patatin

Huang et al. 2001

Constitutive expression of a number of key defense marker genes

ADR1

PR-(pathogenesis related)

Grant et al. 2003

Attenuated red and far-red photoresponses.

COG1

Dof family of transcription factors

Park et al. 2003

Shoot formation in the absence of exogenous cytokinins

AtIPT8

isopentenyl transferase

Sun et al. 2003

Dwarf

AtGA2ox7 AtGA2ox8

Gibberellin 2oxidases

Schomburg et al. 2003


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