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No. ID Short description Curator summary Computational description
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at1g01040
dicer-like 1 Encodes a Dicer homolog. Dicer is a RNA helicase involved in microRNA processing. Mutations in this locus can result in embryo lethality. Embryo shape at seed maturity is globular-elongate. Other mutants convert the floral meristems to an indeterminate state, others yet show defects in ovule development. mRNA is expressed in all shoot tissues. DCL1 is able to produce miRNAs and siRNAs. dicer-like 1 (DCL1); CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Restriction endonuclease, type I, R subunit/Type III, Res subunit (InterPro:IPR006935), Double-stranded RNA-binding (InterPro:IPR001159), Argonaute/Dicer protein, PAZ (InterPro:IPR003100), Ribonuclease III (InterPro:IPR000999), Double-stranded RNA-binding-like (InterPro:IPR014720), DEAD-like helicase, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR014001), DNA/RNA helicase, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR001650), Helicase, superfamily 1/2, ATP-binding domain (InterPro:IPR014021), Dicer double-stranded RNA-binding fold (InterPro:IPR005034); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: dicer-like 3 (TAIR:AT3G43920.2); Has 21958 Blast hits to 17420 proteins in 2982 species: Archae - 328; Bacteria - 11461; Metazoa - 3615; Fungi - 1668; Plants - 1373; Viruses - 45; Other Eukaryotes - 3468 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g02260
Divalent ion symporter - Divalent ion symporter; FUNCTIONS IN: citrate transmembrane transporter activity, transporter activity; INVOLVED IN: citrate transport, transmembrane transport; LOCATED IN: endomembrane system, integral to membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 24 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Divalent ion symporter (InterPro:IPR004680); Has 9789 Blast hits to 6672 proteins in 1812 species: Archae - 302; Bacteria - 8135; Metazoa - 259; Fungi - 87; Plants - 203; Viruses - 2; Other Eukaryotes - 801 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g10290
dynamin-like protein 6 involved in trafficking from the trans-Golgi Network to the central vacuole. dynamin-like protein 6 (ADL6); FUNCTIONS IN: GTPase activity; INVOLVED IN: Golgi to vacuole transport; LOCATED IN: Golgi apparatus, plasma membrane, membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 25 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 14 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Dynamin GTPase effector (InterPro:IPR003130), Pleckstrin homology-type (InterPro:IPR011993), Dynamin, GTPase region, conserved site (InterPro:IPR019762), Dynamin, GTPase domain (InterPro:IPR001401), GTPase effector domain, GED (InterPro:IPR020850), Dynamin central region (InterPro:IPR000375), Pleckstrin homology (InterPro:IPR001849); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: dynamin-like 3 (TAIR:AT1G59610.1); Has 3284 Blast hits to 3098 proteins in 352 species: Archae - 4; Bacteria - 126; Metazoa - 1435; Fungi - 709; Plants - 704; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 306 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g19340
Methyltransferase MT-A70 family protein - Methyltransferase MT-A70 family protein; FUNCTIONS IN: S-adenosylmethionine-dependent methyltransferase activity, methyltransferase activity, nucleic acid binding; INVOLVED IN: methylation, nucleobase, nucleoside, nucleotide and nucleic acid metabolic process; LOCATED IN: cellular_component unknown; EXPRESSED IN: 9 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 4 anthesis, petal differentiation and expansion stage, E expanded cotyledon stage, D bilateral stage; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: DNA methylase, N-6 adenine-specific, conserved site (InterPro:IPR002052), MT-A70 (InterPro:IPR007757); Has 622 Blast hits to 622 proteins in 244 species: Archae - 4; Bacteria - 240; Metazoa - 93; Fungi - 88; Plants - 72; Viruses - 2; Other Eukaryotes - 123 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g27520
Glycosyl hydrolase family 47 protein - Glycosyl hydrolase family 47 protein; FUNCTIONS IN: mannosyl-oligosaccharide 1,2-alpha-mannosidase activity, alpha-mannosidase activity, calcium ion binding; INVOLVED IN: protein amino acid N-linked glycosylation; LOCATED IN: endomembrane system, membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Glycoside hydrolase, family 47 (InterPro:IPR001382); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: Glycosyl hydrolase family 47 protein (TAIR:AT5G43710.1); Has 2179 Blast hits to 1853 proteins in 199 species: Archae - 0; Bacteria - 11; Metazoa - 788; Fungi - 990; Plants - 198; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 192 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g30970
zinc finger (C2H2 type) family protein Encodes SUF4 (SUPPRESSOR of FRI 4), a putative zinc-finger-containing transcription factor that is required for delayed flowering in winter-annual Arabidopsis. suf4 mutations strongly suppress the late-flowering phenotype of FRI (FRIGIDA) mutants. suf4 mutants also show reduced H3K4 trimethylation at FLC (FLOWERING LOCUS C), a floral inhibitor. SUF4 may act to specifically recruit a putative histone H3 methyltransferase EFS (EARLY FLOWERING IN SHORT DAYS) and the PAF1-like complex to the FLC locus. suppressor of FRIGIDA4 (SUF4); CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Zinc finger, C2H2-like (InterPro:IPR015880), Zinc finger, BED-type predicted (InterPro:IPR003656), Zinc finger, C2H2-type (InterPro:IPR007087); Has 21249 Blast hits to 14717 proteins in 989 species: Archae - 33; Bacteria - 3114; Metazoa - 8587; Fungi - 3278; Plants - 3255; Viruses - 686; Other Eukaryotes - 2296 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at1g50970
Membrane trafficking VPS53 family protein - Membrane trafficking VPS53 family protein; FUNCTIONS IN: transporter activity; INVOLVED IN: transport; LOCATED IN: endomembrane system; EXPRESSED IN: 18 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 10 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Vps53-like, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR007234); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: Membrane trafficking VPS53 family protein (TAIR:AT1G50500.1); Has 637 Blast hits to 448 proteins in 205 species: Archae - 2; Bacteria - 36; Metazoa - 221; Fungi - 169; Plants - 87; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 122 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at2g01130
DEA(D/H)-box RNA helicase family protein - DEA(D/H)-box RNA helicase family protein; FUNCTIONS IN: in 6 functions; INVOLVED IN: biological_process unknown; LOCATED IN: intracellular; EXPRESSED IN: 19 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 12 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Helicase-associated domain (InterPro:IPR007502), DNA/RNA helicase, DEAD/DEAH box type, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR011545), Domain of unknown function DUF1605 (InterPro:IPR011709), Double-stranded RNA-binding (InterPro:IPR001159), Double-stranded RNA-binding-like (InterPro:IPR014720), DEAD-like helicase, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR014001), DNA/RNA helicase, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR001650), Helicase, superfamily 1/2, ATP-binding domain (InterPro:IPR014021); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: DEA(D/H)-box RNA helicase family protein (TAIR:AT1G48650.2); Has 13137 Blast hits to 8990 proteins in 1526 species: Archae - 10; Bacteria - 5358; Metazoa - 2929; Fungi - 1766; Plants - 978; Viruses - 93; Other Eukaryotes - 2003 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at2g41140
CDPK-related kinase 1 Encodes CDPK-related kinase 1 (CRK1). CDPK-related kinase 1 (CRK1); FUNCTIONS IN: calcium-dependent protein serine/threonine phosphatase activity, calmodulin-dependent protein kinase activity, kinase activity, calcium ion binding; INVOLVED IN: protein amino acid phosphorylation, N-terminal protein myristoylation; LOCATED IN: plasma membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Protein kinase, ATP binding site (InterPro:IPR017441), Protein kinase, catalytic domain (InterPro:IPR000719), Serine/threonine-protein kinase domain (InterPro:IPR002290), Calcium-dependent protein kinase (InterPro:IPR020642), Calcium/calmodulin-dependent protein kinase-like (InterPro:IPR020636), Serine/threonine-protein kinase-like domain (InterPro:IPR017442), Protein kinase-like domain (InterPro:IPR011009), Serine/threonine-protein kinase, active site (InterPro:IPR008271); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: Protein kinase superfamily protein (TAIR:AT3G56760.1); Has 116311 Blast hits to 114570 proteins in 3026 species: Archae - 154; Bacteria - 14640; Metazoa - 43033; Fungi - 12673; Plants - 24419; Viruses - 507; Other Eukaryotes - 20885 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at3g46790
Tetratricopeptide repeat (TPR)-like superfamily protein Encodes a member of a PCMP (plant combinatorial and modular protein) family (PCMP-H subfamily) with 9 pentatricopeptide (PPR) repeats. The protein is involved the intergenic processing of chloroplast RNA between rps7 and ndhB, which is essential for ndhB translation. CHLORORESPIRATORY REDUCTION 2 (CRR2); CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Pentatricopeptide repeat (InterPro:IPR002885); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: Tetratricopeptide repeat (TPR)-like superfamily protein (TAIR:AT3G57430.1); Has 36401 Blast hits to 13536 proteins in 261 species: Archae - 0; Bacteria - 8; Metazoa - 92; Fungi - 72; Plants - 35786; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 443 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at4g04970
glucan synthase-like 1 encodes a gene similar to callose synthase glucan synthase-like 1 (GSL1); FUNCTIONS IN: transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups, 1,3-beta-glucan synthase activity; INVOLVED IN: reproduction, 1,3-beta-glucan biosynthetic process, pollen development; LOCATED IN: 1,3-beta-glucan synthase complex, plasma membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Glycosyl transferase, family 48 (InterPro:IPR003440); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: glucan synthase-like 5 (TAIR:AT4G03550.1); Has 30201 Blast hits to 17322 proteins in 780 species: Archae - 12; Bacteria - 1396; Metazoa - 17338; Fungi - 3422; Plants - 5037; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 2996 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at4g11160
Translation initiation factor 2, small GTP-binding protein - Translation initiation factor 2, small GTP-binding protein; FUNCTIONS IN: GTP binding, GTPase activity, translation initiation factor activity; INVOLVED IN: translational initiation; LOCATED IN: intracellular; EXPRESSED IN: 23 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 15 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Small GTP-binding protein (InterPro:IPR005225), Translation initiation factor 2 related (InterPro:IPR015760), Initiation factor 2 (InterPro:IPR000178), Protein synthesis factor, GTP-binding (InterPro:IPR000795), Translation elongation/initiation factor/Ribosomal, beta-barrel (InterPro:IPR009000); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: Translation initiation factor 2, small GTP-binding protein (TAIR:AT1G17220.1); Has 56805 Blast hits to 56771 proteins in 4188 species: Archae - 1161; Bacteria - 37207; Metazoa - 1733; Fungi - 1367; Plants - 871; Viruses - 1; Other Eukaryotes - 14465 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at4g32360
Pyridine nucleotide-disulphide oxidoreductase family protein - Pyridine nucleotide-disulphide oxidoreductase family protein; FUNCTIONS IN: electron carrier activity, binding, catalytic activity; INVOLVED IN: metabolic process; LOCATED IN: plasma membrane; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: FAD-dependent pyridine nucleotide-disulphide oxidoreductase (InterPro:IPR013027), Adrenodoxin reductase (InterPro:IPR000759), NAD(P)-binding domain (InterPro:IPR016040); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: NADH-dependent glutamate synthase 1 (TAIR:AT5G53460.3); Has 9342 Blast hits to 9327 proteins in 2028 species: Archae - 136; Bacteria - 6683; Metazoa - 218; Fungi - 274; Plants - 105; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 1926 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at4g33080
AGC (cAMP-dependent, cGMP-dependent and protein kinase C) kinase family protein - AGC (cAMP-dependent, cGMP-dependent and protein kinase C) kinase family protein; FUNCTIONS IN: kinase activity; INVOLVED IN: protein amino acid phosphorylation; LOCATED IN: cellular_component unknown; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Protein kinase, ATP binding site (InterPro:IPR017441), Serine/threonine-protein kinase domain (InterPro:IPR002290), Serine/threonine-protein kinase-like domain (InterPro:IPR017442), Protein kinase, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR017892), Protein kinase-like domain (InterPro:IPR011009), Serine/threonine-protein kinase, active site (InterPro:IPR008271), AGC-kinase, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR000961), Protein kinase, catalytic domain (InterPro:IPR000719); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: AGC (cAMP-dependent, cGMP-dependent and protein kinase C) kinase family protein (TAIR:AT2G19400.1); Has 108386 Blast hits to 106080 proteins in 2916 species: Archae - 133; Bacteria - 13489; Metazoa - 38137; Fungi - 11732; Plants - 25721; Viruses - 399; Other Eukaryotes - 18775 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at5g02680
- - LOCATED IN: endomembrane system; EXPRESSED IN: 21 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: methionine--tRNA ligase, putative / methionyl-tRNA synthetase, putative / MetRS, putative (TAIR:AT4G13780.1); Has 252 Blast hits to 252 proteins in 89 species: Archae - 0; Bacteria - 71; Metazoa - 93; Fungi - 0; Plants - 74; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 14 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at5g44800
chromatin remodeling 4 - chromatin remodeling 4 (CHR4); FUNCTIONS IN: in 6 functions; INVOLVED IN: chromatin assembly or disassembly, regulation of transcription; LOCATED IN: chromatin, nucleus; EXPRESSED IN: 24 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 11 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Protein of unknown function DUF1087 (InterPro:IPR009463), Zinc finger, PHD-type, conserved site (InterPro:IPR019786), Zinc finger, PHD-type (InterPro:IPR001965), Chromo domain (InterPro:IPR000953), SNF2-related (InterPro:IPR000330), DEAD-like helicase, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR014001), Chromo domain-like (InterPro:IPR016197), Zinc finger, FYVE/PHD-type (InterPro:IPR011011), DNA/RNA helicase, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR001650), Helicase, superfamily 1/2, ATP-binding domain (InterPro:IPR014021), Homeodomain-related (InterPro:IPR012287), Zinc finger, PHD-finger (InterPro:IPR019787); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: chromatin remodeling factor CHD3 (PICKLE) (TAIR:AT2G25170.1); Has 35726 Blast hits to 27895 proteins in 2283 species: Archae - 135; Bacteria - 6476; Metazoa - 12546; Fungi - 6155; Plants - 3074; Viruses - 328; Other Eukaryotes - 7012 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at5g48030
gametophytic factor 2 encodes a mitochondrially targeted DNAJ protein involved in female gametophyte development. gametophytic factor 2 (GFA2); FUNCTIONS IN: unfolded protein binding, heat shock protein binding; INVOLVED IN: in 7 processes; LOCATED IN: mitochondrion; EXPRESSED IN: 25 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Molecular chaperone, heat shock protein, Hsp40, DnaJ (InterPro:IPR015609), HSP40/DnaJ peptide-binding (InterPro:IPR008971), Chaperone DnaJ, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR002939), Heat shock protein DnaJ, N-terminal (InterPro:IPR001623), Heat shock protein DnaJ, conserved site (InterPro:IPR018253), Heat shock protein DnaJ, cysteine-rich domain (InterPro:IPR001305), Heat shock protein DnaJ (InterPro:IPR003095); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: DNAJ heat shock family protein (TAIR:AT1G28210.2); Has 30201 Blast hits to 17322 proteins in 780 species: Archae - 12; Bacteria - 1396; Metazoa - 17338; Fungi - 3422; Plants - 5037; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 2996 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at5g50340
ATP-dependent peptidases;nucleotide binding;serine-type endopeptidases;DNA helicases;ATP binding;damaged DNA binding;nucleoside-triphosphatases - ATP-dependent peptidases;nucleotide binding;serine-type endopeptidases;DNA helicases;ATP binding;damaged DNA binding;nucleoside-triphosphatases; FUNCTIONS IN: in 7 functions; INVOLVED IN: DNA repair, proteolysis, DNA replication; LOCATED IN: cellular_component unknown; EXPRESSED IN: 22 plant structures; EXPRESSED DURING: 13 growth stages; CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Peptidase S16, Lon C-terminal (InterPro:IPR008269), ATPase, AAA+ type, core (InterPro:IPR003593), DNA repair protein RadA (InterPro:IPR004504), DNA helicase, DnaB-like, C-terminal (InterPro:IPR007694), Ribosomal protein S5 domain 2-type fold (InterPro:IPR020568); Has 8098 Blast hits to 8084 proteins in 2420 species: Archae - 172; Bacteria - 6133; Metazoa - 8; Fungi - 0; Plants - 82; Viruses - 9; Other Eukaryotes - 1694 (source: NCBI BLink).
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at5g61060
histone deacetylase 5 Encodes a member of the histone deacetylase family. histone deacetylase 5 (HDA05); CONTAINS InterPro DOMAIN/s: Histone deacetylase superfamily (InterPro:IPR000286); BEST Arabidopsis thaliana protein match is: histone deacetylase of the RPD3/HDA1 superfamily 18 (TAIR:AT5G61070.1); Has 30201 Blast hits to 17322 proteins in 780 species: Archae - 12; Bacteria - 1396; Metazoa - 17338; Fungi - 3422; Plants - 5037; Viruses - 0; Other Eukaryotes - 2996 (source: NCBI BLink).

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