A phosphatidate phosphatase double mutant provides a new insight into plant membrane lipid homeostasis
Eastmond, Peter J., Quettier, Anne-Laure, Kroon, Johan T., Craddock, Christian P., Adams, Nicolette and Slabas, Antoni R.. (2011) A phosphatidate phosphatase double mutant provides a new insight into plant membrane lipid homeostasis. Plant Signaling & Behavior, Vol.6 (No.4). pp. 526-527. ISSN 1559-2316Full text not available from this repository.
Official URL: http://dx.doi.org/10.4161/psb.6.4.14748
Phospholipids make up the bulk of most eukaryotic cell membranes, but how their synthesis is regulated remains relatively poorly understood in plants. In our article1 we provide evidence that two Mg ( 2+) -dependent phosphatidic acid phosphatase enzymes, called PAH1 and PAH2, are capable of repressing phospholipid biosynthesis at the endoplasmic reticulum in Arabidopsis thaliana. The precise mechanism of repression remains unclear and it does appear to vary in several respects from that already described in Saccharomyces cerevisiae. ( 2,3).
|Item Type:||Journal Article|
|Subjects:||Q Science > Q Science (General)|
|Divisions:||Faculty of Science > Life Sciences (2010- )|
|Journal or Publication Title:||Plant Signaling & Behavior|
|Number of Pages:||2|
|Page Range:||pp. 526-527|
|Access rights to Published version:||Restricted or Subscription Access|
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