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A role for SENSITIVE TO FREEZING2 in protecting chloroplasts against freeze-induced damage in Arabidopsis.

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SUMMARY: The sensitive to freezing2 (SFR2) gene has an important role in freezing tolerance in Arabidopsis thaliana. We show that homologous genes are present, and expressed, in a wide range of terrestrial plants, including species not able to tolerate freezing. Expression constructs derived from the cDNAs of a number of different plant species, including examples not tolerant to freezing, are able to complement the freezing sensitivity of the Arabidopsis sfr2 mutant. In Arabidopsis the SFR2...

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Journal:
The Plant journal : for cell and molecular biology
Volume:
55
Issue:
5
Pages:
734-745
Publication date:
2008-09-05
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EISSN:
1365-313X
ISSN:
0960-7412
URN:
uuid:78ab0246-6305-4007-8c18-551f1c3145ab
Source identifiers:
411892
Local pid:
pubs:411892

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