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Full Text Research Articles on Pectinase Enzymes:

Uniparental Chromosome Elimination at Mitosis and Interphase in Wheat and Pearl Millet Crosses Involves Micronucleus Formation, Progressive Heterochromatinization, and DNA Fragmentation
Dorota Gernand, Twan Rutten, Alok Varshney, Myroslava Rubtsova, Slaven Prodanovic, Cornelia Brüß, Jochen Kumlehn, Fritz Matzk, and Andreas Houben

Plant Cell. 2005 September; 17(9): 2431–2438. doi: 10.1105/tpc.105.034249.

PMCID: 1197425
Microspore Separation in the quartet 3 Mutants of Arabidopsis Is Impaired by a Defect in a Developmentally Regulated Polygalacturonase Required for Pollen Mother Cell Wall Degradation
Seung Y. Rhee, Erin Osborne, Patricia D. Poindexter, and Chris R. Somerville

Plant Physiol. 2003 November; 133(3): 1170–1180. doi: 10.1104/pp.103.028266.

PMCID: 281612
The Erwinia chrysanthemi pecT gene regulates pectinase gene expression.
N Surgey, J Robert-Baudouy, and G Condemine

J Bacteriol. 1996 March; 178(6): 1593–1599.

PMCID: 177843
PaeX, a Second Pectin Acetylesterase of Erwinia chrysanthemi 3937
Vladimir E. Shevchik and Nicole Hugouvieux-Cotte-Pattat

J Bacteriol. 2003 May; 185(10): 3091–3100. doi: 10.1128/JB.185.10.3091-3100.2003.

PMCID: 154074
Turnover of Cell Wall Polysaccharides in Elongating Pea Stem Segments
John M. Labavitch and Peter M. Ray

Plant Physiol. 1974 May; 53(5): 669–673.

PMCID: 541421
Metabolic Studies on Intermediates in the myo-Inositol Oxidation Pathway in Lilium longiflorum Pollen: II. Evidence for the Participation of Uridine Diphosphoxylose and Free Xylose as Intermediates
Claire-Lise Rosenfield and Frank A. Loewus

Plant Physiol. 1978 January; 61(1): 96–100.

PMCID: 1091804
Wall-Associated Kinases Are Expressed throughout Plant Development and Are Required for Cell Expansion
Tanya A. Wagner and Bruce D. Kohorn

Plant Cell. 2001 February; 13(2): 303–318.

PMCID: 102244
Molecular cloning of Erwinia chrysanthemi pectinase and cellulase structural genes
Alain Kotoujansky, Annick Diolez, Martine Boccara, Yves Bertheau, Thierry Andro, and Alain Coleno

EMBO J. 1985 March; 4(3): 781–785.

PMCID: 554256
Cloning and expression in Escherichia coli of pectinase genes of Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora.
R T Zink and A K Chatterjee

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1985 March; 49(3): 714–717.

PMCID: 373578
Lack of Host Specialization in Aspergillus flavus
Raymond J. St. Leger, Steven E. Screen, and Bijan Shams-Pirzadeh

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2000 January; 66(1): 320–324.

PMCID: 91824
Polygalacturonase from Sitophilus oryzae: Possible horizontal transfer of a pectinase gene from fungi to weevils
Zhicheng Shen, Michael Denton, Navdeep Mutti, Kirk Pappan, Michael R. Kanost, John C. Reese, and Gerald R. Reeck

J Insect Sci. 2003; 3: 24. Published online 2003 August 12.

PMCID: 524663
Subcellular Localizations of Two Dolichos biflorus Lectins
Marilynn E. Etzler, Susan MacMillan, Steven Scates, Donna M. Gibson, Douglas W. James, Jr., Douglas Cole, and Susan Thayer

Plant Physiol. 1984 December; 76(4): 871–878.

PMCID: 1064397
Environmental conditions affect transcription of the pectinase genes of Erwinia chrysanthemi 3937.
N Hugouvieux-Cotte-Pattat, H Dominguez, and J Robert-Baudouy

J Bacteriol. 1992 December; 174(23): 7807–7818.

PMCID: 207497
The Genus Aeromonas: Biochemical Characteristics, Atypical Reactions, and Phenotypic Identification Schemes
Sharon L. Abbott, Wendy K. W. Cheung, and J. Michael Janda

J Clin Microbiol. 2003 June; 41(6): 2348–2357. doi: 10.1128/JCM.41.6.2348-2357.2003.

PMCID: 156557
PehN, a Polygalacturonase Homologue with a Low Hydrolase Activity, Is Coregulated with the Other Erwinia chrysanthemi Polygalacturonases
Nicole Hugouvieux-Cotte-Pattat, Vladimir E. Shevchik, and William Nasser

J Bacteriol. 2002 May; 184(10): 2664–2673. doi: 10.1128/JB.184.10.2664-2673.2002.

PMCID: 135015
In planta engineering of viral RNA replicons: Efficient assembly by recombination of DNA modules delivered by Agrobacterium
Sylvestre Marillonnet, Anatoli Giritch, Mario Gils, Romy Kandzia, Victor Klimyuk, and Yuri Gleba

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004 May 4; 101(18): 6852–6857. Published online 2004 April 21. doi: 10.1073/pnas.0400149101.

PMCID: 406431
Production of Cell Wall-Degrading Enzymes by the Phytopathogenic Fungus Sclerotinia sclerotiorum
Christine Riou, Georges Freyssinet, and Michel Fevre

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1991 May; 57(5): 1478–1484.

PMCID: 182972
Regulation of the production of extracellular pectinase, cellulase, and protease in the soft rot bacterium Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora: evidence that aepH of E. carotovora subsp. carotovora 71 activates gene expression in E. carotovora subsp. carotovora, E. carotovora subsp. atroseptica, and Escherichia coli.
H Murata, A Chatterjee, Y Liu, and A K Chatterjee

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1994 September; 60(9): 3150–3159.

PMCID: 201783
The Conversion of d-Glucose-6-14C to Cell Wall Polysaccharide Material in Zea mays in Presence of High Endogenous Levels of Myoinositol
R. M. Roberts and F. Loewus

Plant Physiol. 1973 December; 52(6): 646–650.

PMCID: 366563
Structural requirements of endopolygalacturonase for the interaction with PGIP (polygalacturonase-inhibiting protein)
L. Federici, C. Caprari, B. Mattei, C. Savino, A. Di Matteo, G. De Lorenzo, F. Cervone, and D. Tsernoglou

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2001 November 6; 98(23): 13425–13430. Published online 2001 October 30. doi: 10.1073/pnas.231473698.

PMCID: 60887
The Induction of Ethylene Production from Pear Cell Culture by Cell Wall Fragments
Cindy B. Tong, John M. Labavitch, and Shang Fa Yang

Plant Physiol. 1986 July; 81(3): 929–930.

PMCID: 1075453
Degradation and Transformability of DNA from Transgenic Leaves
MariaTeresa Ceccherini, John Poté, Elisabeth Kay, Van Tran Van, Joëlle Maréchal, Giacomo Pietramellara, Paolo Nannipieri, Timothy M. Vogel, and Pascal Simonet

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003 January; 69(1): 673–678. doi: 10.1128/AEM.69.1.673-678.2003.

PMCID: 152424
Inositol Metabolism in Plants. V. Conversion of Myo-inositol to Uronic Acid and Pentose Units of Acidic Polysaccharides in Root-tips of Zea mays
R. M. Roberts, J. Deshusses, and F. Loewus

Plant Physiol. 1968 June; 43(6): 979–989.

PMCID: 1086957
Detection of and Response to Signals Involved in Host-Microbe Interactions by Plant-Associated Bacteria
Anja Brencic and Stephen C. Winans

Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 2005 March; 69(1): 155–194. doi: 10.1128/MMBR.69.1.155-194.2005.

PMCID: 1082791
Heterologous Expression of the Saccharomyces cerevisiae PGU1 Gene in Schizosaccharomyces pombe Yields an Enzyme with More Desirable Properties for the Food Industry
C. Sieiro, M. Poza, M. Vilanova, and T. G. Villa

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2003 March; 69(3): 1861–1865. doi: 10.1128/AEM.69.3.1861-1865.2003.

PMCID: 150064
Azospirillum irakense Produces a Novel Type of Pectate Lyase
My Ali Bekri, Jos Desair, Veerle Keijers, Paul Proost, Marjo Searle-van Leeuwen, Jos Vanderleyden, and Ann vande Broek

J Bacteriol. 1999 April; 181(8): 2440–2447.

PMCID: 93668
kdgREcc Negatively Regulates Genes for Pectinases, Cellulase, Protease, HarpinEcc, and a Global RNA Regulator in Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora
Yang Liu, Guoqiao Jiang, Yaya Cui, Asita Mukherjee, Wei Lei Ma, and Arun K. Chatterjee

J Bacteriol. 1999 April; 181(8): 2411–2421.

PMCID: 93665
The Polygalacturonase-Inhibiting Protein PGIP2 of Phaseolus vulgaris Has Evolved a Mixed Mode of Inhibition of Endopolygalacturonase PG1 of Botrytis cinerea
Francesca Sicilia, Juan Fernandez-Recio, Claudio Caprari, Giulia De Lorenzo, Demetrius Tsernoglou, Felice Cervone, and Luca Federici

Plant Physiol. 2005 November; 139(3): 1380–1388. doi: 10.1104/pp.105.067546.

PMCID: 1283773
Targeted Modification of Homogalacturonan by Transgenic Expression of a Fungal Polygalacturonase Alters Plant Growth
Cristina Capodicasa, Donatella Vairo, Olga Zabotina, Lesley McCartney, Claudio Caprari, Benedetta Mattei, Cinzia Manfredini, Benedetto Aracri, Jacques Benen, J. Paul Knox, Giulia De Lorenzo, and Felice Cervone

Plant Physiol. 2004 July; 135(3): 1294–1304. doi: 10.1104/pp.104.042788.

PMCID: 519048
The beta subunit of tomato fruit polygalacturonase isoenzyme 1: isolation, characterization, and identification of unique structural features.
L Zheng, R C Heupel, and D DellaPenna

Plant Cell. 1992 September; 4(9): 1147–1156.

PMCID: 160205
Overexpression of Polygalacturonase in Transgenic Apple Trees Leads to a Range of Novel Phenotypes Involving Changes in Cell Adhesion
Ross G. Atkinson, Roswitha Schröder, Ian C. Hallett, Daniel Cohen, and Elspeth A. MacRae

Plant Physiol. 2002 May; 129(1): 122–133. doi: 10.1104/pp.010986.

PMCID: 155877
Involvement of Bacterial Quorum-Sensing Signals in Spoilage of Bean Sprouts
Maria Rasch, Jens Bo Andersen, Kristian Fog Nielsen, Lars Ravn Flodgaard, Henrik Christensen, Michael Givskov, and Lone Gram

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2005 June; 71(6): 3321–3330. doi: 10.1128/AEM.71.6.3321-3330.2005.

PMCID: 1151799
Effectors of a developmental mitogen-activated protein kinase cascade revealed by expression signatures of signaling mutants
H. D. Madhani, T. Galitski, E. S. Lander, and G. R. Fink

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 October 26; 96(22): 12530–12535.

PMCID: 22972
Molecular Characterization of an Endopolygalacturonase from Fusarium oxysporum Expressed during Early Stages of Infection
Fé I. García-Maceira, A. Di Pietro, M. Dolores Huertas-González, M. Carmen Ruiz-Roldán, and M. Isabel G. Roncero

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2001 May; 67(5): 2191–2196. doi: 10.1128/AEM.67.5.2191-2196.2001.

PMCID: 92854
A wound- and systemin-inducible polygalacturonase in tomato leaves
Daniel R. Bergey, Martha Orozco-Cardenas, Daniel S. de Moura, and Clarence A. Ryan

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 February 16; 96(4): 1756–1760.

PMCID: 15585
Two-Dimensional Electrophoretic Mapping of Proteins of Bundle Sheath and Mesophyll Cells of the C4 Grass Digitaria sanguinalis (L.) Scop. (Crabgrass)
Philip A. Harrison and Clanton C. Black

Plant Physiol. 1982 November; 70(5): 1359–1366.

PMCID: 1065888
Targeted Mutants of Cochliobolus carbonum Lacking the Two Major Extracellular Polygalacturonases
John S. Scott-Craig, Yi-Qiang Cheng, Felice Cervone, Giulia De Lorenzo, John W. Pitkin, and Jonathan D. Walton

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1998 April; 64(4): 1497–1503.

PMCID: 106176
Vacuole/Extravacuole Distribution of Soluble Protease in Hippeastrum Petal and Triticum Leaf Protoplasts
George J. Wagner, Peter Mulready, and John Cutt

Plant Physiol. 1981 November; 68(5): 1081–1089.

PMCID: 426049
Response of Nicotiana Mesophyll Protoplasts of Normal and Tumorous Origin to Indoleacetic Acid in Vitro
Margret H. Bayer

Plant Physiol. 1973 May; 51(5): 898–901.

PMCID: 366372
Changes in Cell Wall Polysaccharides of Green Bean Pods during Development
Trinette Stolle-Smits, Jan Gerard Beekhuizen, Matthieu T.C. Kok, Mary Pijnenburg, Kees Recourt, Jan Derksen, and Alphons G.J. Voragen

Plant Physiol. 1999 October; 121(2): 363–372.

PMCID: 59398
Metabolic Studies on Intermediates in the myo-Inositol Oxidation Pathway in Lilium longiflorum Pollen: I. Conversion to Hexoses
Claire-Lise Rosenfield, Carey Fann, and Frank A. Loewus

Plant Physiol. 1978 January; 61(1): 89–95.

PMCID: 1091803
Cell-associated pectinolytic and cellulolytic enzymes in Rhizobium leguminosarum biovar trifolii.
P F Mateos, J I Jimenez-Zurdo, J Chen, A S Squartini, S K Haack, E Martinez-Molina, D H Hubbell, and F B Dazzo

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1992 June; 58(6): 1816–1822.

PMCID: 195689
Analysis of tomato polygalacturonase expression in transgenic tobacco.
K W Osteryoung, K Toenjes, B Hall, V Winkler, and A B Bennett

Plant Cell. 1990 December; 2(12): 1239–1248.

PMCID: 159969
Common amino acid domain among endopolygalacturonases of ascomycete fungi.
J P Keon and G Waksman

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1990 August; 56(8): 2522–2528.

PMCID: 184759
Elicitor Activity of a Fungal Endopolygalacturonase in Tobacco Requires a Functional Catalytic Site and Cell Wall Localization
Georges Boudart, Myriam Charpentier, Claude Lafitte, Yves Martinez, Alain Jauneau, Elodie Gaulin, Marie-Thérèse Esquerré-Tugayé, and Bernard Dumas

Plant Physiol. 2003 January; 131(1): 93–101. doi: 10.1104/pp.011585.

PMCID: 166790
Polygalacturonase β-Subunit Antisense Gene Expression in Tomato Plants Leads to a Progressive Enhanced Wound Response and Necrosis in Leaves and Abscission of Developing Flowers
Martha L. Orozco-Cárdenas and Clarence A. Ryan

Plant Physiol. 2003 October; 133(2): 693–701. doi: 10.1104/pp.103.023226.

PMCID: 219044
Electrical Potentials in Stomatal Complexes
Robert A. Saftner and Klaus Raschke

Plant Physiol. 1981 June; 67(6): 1124–1132.

PMCID: 425847
Elicitation of Necrosis in Vigna unguiculata Walp. by Homogeneous Aspergillus niger Endo-Polygalacturonase and by α-d-Galacturonate Oligomers
Felice Cervone, Giulia De Lorenzo, Luisa Degrà, and Giovanni Salvi

Plant Physiol. 1987 November; 85(3): 626–630.

PMCID: 1054312
Temporal and Spatial Expression of a Polygalacturonase during Leaf and Flower Abscission in Oilseed Rape and Arabidopsis
Zinnia Haydé González-Carranza, Catherine Ann Whitelaw, Ranjan Swarup, and Jeremy Alan Roberts

Plant Physiol. 2002 February; 128(2): 534–543. doi: 10.1104/pp.010610.

PMCID: 148916
A novel enzyme activity involving the demethylation of specific partially methylated oligogalacturonides.
Martin A K Williams and Jacques A E Benen

Biochem J. 2002 October 15; 367(Pt 2): 511–515. doi: 10.1042/BJ20020796.

PMCID: 1222889
Molecular genetic evidence for the involvement of a specific polygalacturonase, P2c, in the invasion and spread of Aspergillus flavus in cotton bolls.
M T Shieh, R L Brown, M P Whitehead, J W Cary, P J Cotty, T E Cleveland, and R A Dean

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1997 September; 63(9): 3548–3552.

PMCID: 168660
pH Signaling in Sclerotinia sclerotiorum: Identification of a pacC/RIM1 Homolog
Jeffrey A. Rollins and Martin B. Dickman

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2001 January; 67(1): 75–81. doi: 10.1128/AEM.67.1.75-81.2001.

PMCID: 92519
Structure and function of pectic enzymes: Virulence factors of plant pathogens
Steven R. Herron, Jacques A. E. Benen, Robert D. Scavetta, Jaap Visser, and Frances Jurnak

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2000 August 1; 97(16): 8762–8769.

PMCID: 34009
Analysis of Gene Promoters for Two Tomato Polygalacturonases Expressed in Abscission Zones and the Stigma
Seung-Beom Hong, Roy Sexton, and Mark L. Tucker

Plant Physiol. 2000 July; 123(3): 869–882.

PMCID: 59050
Endo-Xylogalacturonan Hydrolase, a Novel Pectinolytic Enzyme
C. J. B. van der Vlugt-Bergmans, P. J. A. Meeuwsen, A. G. J. Voragen, and A. J. J. van Ooyen

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2000 January; 66(1): 36–41.

PMCID: 91782
pgaA and pgaB encode two constitutively expressed endopolygalacturonases of Aspergillus niger.
L Parenicová, J A Benen, H C Kester, and J Visser

Biochem J. 2000 February 1; 345(Pt 3): 637–644.

PMCID: 1220799
Alkaliphiles: Some Applications of Their Products for Biotechnology
Koki Horikoshi

Microbiol Mol Biol Rev. 1999 December; 63(4): 735–750.

PMCID: 98975
Variation in polygalacturonase production among Aspergillus flavus isolates.
P J Cotty, T E Cleveland, R L Brown, and J E Mellon

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1990 December; 56(12): 3885–3887.

PMCID: 185086
Changes in Cellulase and Pectinase Activities in Fruit Tissues and Separation Zones of Citrus Treated with Cycloheximide
G. K. Rasmussen

Plant Physiol. 1973 April; 51(4): 626–628.

PMCID: 366319
Hydrogen peroxide is generated systemically in plant leaves by wounding and systemin via the octadecanoid pathway
Martha Orozco-Cardenas and Clarence A. Ryan

Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 1999 May 25; 96(11): 6553–6557.

PMCID: 26920
Characterization of the Exopolygalacturonate Lyase PelX of Erwinia chrysanthemi 3937
Vladimir E. Shevchik, Harry C. M. Kester, Jacques A. E. Benen, Jaap Visser, Janine Robert-Baudouy, and Nicole Hugouvieux-Cotte-Pattat

J Bacteriol. 1999 March; 181(5): 1652–1663.

PMCID: 93558
Use of Green Fluorescent Protein To Detect Expression of an Endopolygalacturonase Gene of Colletotrichum lindemuthianum during Bean Infection
Bernard Dumas, Sylvie Centis, Nathalie Sarrazin, and Marie-Thérèse Esquerré-Tugayé

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1999 April; 65(4): 1769–1771.

PMCID: 91249
Cloning and Partial Characterization of Endopolygalacturonase Genes from Botrytis cinerea
J. P. Wubben, W. Mulder, A. ten Have, J. A. L. van Kan, and J. Visser

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1999 April; 65(4): 1596–1602.

PMCID: 91226
Uronic acid constituents of oat-coleoptile cell walls
P. M. Ray and D. A. Rottenberg

Biochem J. 1964 March; 90(3): 646–655.

PMCID: 1202750
Polygalacturonase Gene Expression in Ripe Melon Fruit Supports a Role for Polygalacturonase in Ripening-Associated Pectin Disassembly
Kristen A. Hadfield, Jocelyn K.C. Rose, Debbie S. Yaver, Randy M. Berka, and Alan B. Bennett

Plant Physiol. 1998 June; 117(2): 363–373.

PMCID: 34956
Polygalacturonases: Many Genes in Search of a Function
K. A. Hadfield and A. B. Bennett

Plant Physiol. 1998 June; 117(2): 337–343.

PMCID: 1539180
Role of Aerobic Microbial Populations in Cellulose Digestion by Desert Millipedes
Elsa C. Taylor

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1982 August; 44(2): 281–291.

PMCID: 242008
Three different polygalacturonases are expressed in tomato leaf and flower abscission, each with a different temporal expression pattern.
P Kalaitzis, T Solomos, and M L Tucker

Plant Physiol. 1997 April; 113(4): 1303–1308.

PMCID: 158253
Cell Wall Dissolution and Enzyme Secretion During Leaf Abscission
D. James Morre

Plant Physiol. 1968 September; 43(9 Pt B): 1545–1559.

PMCID: 1087146
Evidence that polygalacturonase is a virulence determinant in Erwinia carotovora.
S P Lei, H C Lin, L Heffernan, and G Wilcox

J Bacteriol. 1985 November; 164(2): 831–835.

PMCID: 214326
Metabolism of Separated Leaf Cells: III. Effects of Calcium and Ammonium on Product Distribution During Photosynthesis with Cotton Cells
D. W. Rehfeld and R. G. Jensen

Plant Physiol. 1973 July; 52(1): 17–22.

PMCID: 366430
Isolation and Transport Properties of Protoplasts from Cortical Cells of Corn Roots
John W. Gronwald and Robert T. Leonard

Plant Physiol. 1982 November; 70(5): 1391–1395.

PMCID: 1065893
Cloning and targeted disruption of enpg-1, encoding the major in vitro extracellular endopolygalacturonase of the chestnut blight fungus, Cryphonectria parasitica.
S Gao, G H Choi, L Shain, and D L Nuss

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1996 June; 62(6): 1984–1990.

PMCID: 167977
Inactivation of rsmA leads to overproduction of extracellular pectinases, cellulases, and proteases in Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora in the absence of the starvation/cell density-sensing signal, N-(3-oxohexanoyl)-L-homoserine lactone.
A Chatterjee, Y Cui, Y Liu, C K Dumenyo, and A K Chatterjee

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1995 May; 61(5): 1959–1967.

PMCID: 167458
Reduction of tomato polygalacturonase beta subunit expression affects pectin solubilization and degradation during fruit ripening.
C F Watson, L Zheng, and D DellaPenna

Plant Cell. 1994 November; 6(11): 1623–1634.

PMCID: 160548
Peach (Prunus persica) endopolygalacturonase cDNA isolation and mRNA analysis in melting and nonmelting peach cultivars.
D R Lester, J Speirs, G Orr, and C J Brady

Plant Physiol. 1994 May; 105(1): 225–231.

PMCID: 159349
Mutants of Erwinia chrysanthemi defective in secretion of pectinase and cellulase.
T Andro, J P Chambost, A Kotoujansky, J Cattaneo, Y Bertheau, F Barras, F Van Gijsegem, and A Coleno

J Bacteriol. 1984 December; 160(3): 1199–1203.

PMCID: 215846
Production of a Lectin in Tissue Cultures of Dolichos biflorus
Douglas W. James, Jr., Mridul Ghosh, and Marilynn E. Etzler

Plant Physiol. 1985 March; 77(3): 630–634.

PMCID: 1064577
Polygalacturonase is a virulence factor in Agrobacterium tumefaciens biovar 3.
P Rodriguez-Palenzuela, T J Burr, and A Collmer

J Bacteriol. 1991 October; 173(20): 6547–6552.

PMCID: 208991
Uronic Acid Products Release from Enzymically Active Cell Wall from Tomato Fruit and Its Dependency on Enzyme Quantity and Distribution
Donald J. Huber and James H. Lee

Plant Physiol. 1988 July; 87(3): 592–597.

PMCID: 1054804
Characterization of a gene family abundantly expressed in Oenothera organensis pollen that shows sequence similarity to polygalacturonase.
S M Brown and M L Crouch

Plant Cell. 1990 March; 2(3): 263–274.

PMCID: 159883
Growth of genetically engineered Pseudomonas aeruginosa and Pseudomonas putida in soil and rhizosphere.
K H Yeung, M A Schell, and P G Hartel

Appl Environ Microbiol. 1989 December; 55(12): 3243–3246.

PMCID: 203257
Expression of a chimeric polygalacturonase gene in transgenic rin (ripening inhibitor) tomato fruit results in polyuronide degradation but not fruit softening.
J J Giovannoni, D DellaPenna, A B Bennett, and R L Fischer

Plant Cell. 1989 January; 1(1): 53–63. doi: 10.1105/tpc.1.1.53.

PMCID: 159736
The cyclic AMP receptor protein is the main activator of pectinolysis genes in Erwinia chrysanthemi.
S Reverchon, D Expert, J Robert-Baudouy, and W Nasser

J Bacteriol. 1997 June; 179(11): 3500–3508.

PMCID: 179141
Polygalacturonase-Inhibiting Protein Interacts with Pectin through a Binding Site Formed by Four Clustered Residues of Arginine and Lysine
Sara Spadoni, Olga Zabotina, Adele Di Matteo, Jørn Dalgaard Mikkelsen, Felice Cervone, Giulia De Lorenzo, Benedetta Mattei, and Daniela Bellincampi

Plant Physiol. 2006 June; 141(2): 557–564. doi: 10.1104/pp.106.076950.

PMCID: 1475430
Patterns of expansion and expression divergence in the plant polygalacturonase gene family
Joonyup Kim, Shin-Han Shiu, Sharon Thoma, Wen-Hsiung Li, and Sara E Patterson

Genome Biol. 2006; 7(9): R87. Published online 2006 September 29. doi: 10.1186/gb-2006-7-9-r87.

PMCID: 1794546
Alignment of the Genomes of Brachypodium distachyon and Temperate Cereals and Grasses Using Bacterial Artificial Chromosome Landing With Fluorescence in Situ Hybridization
Robert Hasterok, Agnieszka Marasek, Iain S. Donnison, Ian Armstead, Ann Thomas, Ian P. King, Elzbieta Wolny, Dominika Idziak, John Draper, and Glyn Jenkins

Genetics. 2006 May; 173(1): 349–362. doi: 10.1534/genetics.105.049726.

PMCID: 1461447
Pectinmethylesterase from the rice weevil, Sitophilus oryzae: cDNA isolation and sequencing, genetic origin, and expression of the recombinant enzyme
Zhicheng Shen, Kirk Pappan, Navdeep S. Mutti, Qi-Jiong He, Michael Denton, Yu Zhang, Michael R. Kanost, John C. Reese, and Gerald R. Reeck

J Insect Sci. 2005; 5: 21. Published online 2005 August 8.

PMCID: 1307582
Requirement for two or more Erwinia carotovora subsp. carotovora pectolytic gene products for maceration of potato tuber tissue by Escherichia coli.
D P Roberts, P M Berman, C Allen, V K Stromberg, G H Lacy, and M S Mount

J Bacteriol. 1986 July; 167(1): 279–284.

PMCID: 212872
Use of Pectic Enzymes in a Study of the Nature of Intercellular Cement of Tobacco Leaf Cells
Milton Zaitlin and Dorothy Coltrin

Plant Physiol. 1964 January; 39(1): 91–95.

PMCID: 550032
Sequencing and identification of a cDNA clone for tomato polygalacturonase.
D Grierson, G A Tucker, J Keen, J Ray, C R Bird, and W Schuch

Nucleic Acids Res. 1986 November 11; 14(21): 8595–8603.

PMCID: 311879
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EMBO J. 1985 March; 4(3): 787–792.

PMCID: 554257
Tandemly Duplicated Arabidopsis Genes That Encode Polygalacturonase-Inhibiting Proteins Are Regulated Coordinately by Different Signal Transduction Pathways in Response to Fungal Infection
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Plant Cell. 2003 January; 15(1): 93–106. doi: 10.1105/tpc.005165.

PMCID: 143454
A Novel Small Heat Shock Protein Gene, vis1, Contributes to Pectin Depolymerization and Juice Viscosity in Tomato Fruit
Wusirika Ramakrishna, Zhiping Deng, Chang-Kui Ding, Avtar K. Handa, and Richard H. Ozminkowski, Jr.

Plant Physiol. 2003 February; 131(2): 725–735. doi: 10.1104/pp.012401.

PMCID: 166848
The crystal structure of polygalacturonase-inhibiting protein (PGIP), a leucine-rich repeat protein involved in plant defense
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Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2003 August 19; 100(17): 10124–10128. Published online 2003 August 6. doi: 10.1073/pnas.1733690100.

PMCID: 187787
Location and characteristics of enzymes involved in the breakdown of polygalacturonic acid by Bacteroides thetaiotaomicron.
R E McCarthy, S F Kotarski, and A A Salyers

J Bacteriol. 1985 February; 161(2): 493–499.

PMCID: 214909
Abscisic Acid Inhibition of Endosperm Cell Division in Cultured Maize Kernels
Patricia N. Myers, Tim L. Setter, James T. Madison, and John F. Thompson

Plant Physiol. 1990 November; 94(3): 1330–1336.

PMCID: 1077382
Analysis of the Reaction Products from Incubation of Sugarcane Vacuoles with Uridine-Diphosphate-Glucose: No Evidence for the Group Translocator
Joachim Preisser and Ewald Komor

Plant Physiol. 1988 October; 88(2): 259–265.

PMCID: 1055565
Procedure for Rapid Concentration and Detection of Enteric Viruses from Berries and Vegetables
S. Butot, T. Putallaz, and G. Sánchez

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2007 January; 73(1): 186–192. Published online 2006 November 3. doi: 10.1128/AEM.01248-06.

PMCID: 1797136
A Methylotrophic Pathway Participates in Pectin Utilization by Candida boidinii
Tomoyuki Nakagawa, Tatsuro Miyaji, Hiroya Yurimoto, Yasuyoshi Sakai, Nobuo Kato, and Noboru Tomizuka

Appl Environ Microbiol. 2000 October; 66(10): 4253–4257.

PMCID: 92293






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