A multicomponent, elicitor-inducible cystatin complex in tomato, Solanum lycopersicum.

@article{Girard2007AME,
  title={A multicomponent, elicitor-inducible cystatin complex in tomato, Solanum lycopersicum.},
  author={C{\'e}cile Girard and Daniel Rivard and Andrew Kiggundu and Karl Josef Kunert and Stephen C. Gleddie and Conrad Cloutier and Dominique Michaud},
  journal={The New phytologist},
  year={2007},
  volume={173 4},
  pages={841-51}
}
We assessed the ability of the fungal elicitor arachidonic acid to induce cystatin genes in tomato (Solanum lycopersicum), using a cDNA expression library from arachidonate-treated leaves. The cDNAs of two novel cystatins were isolated, coding for an approx. 11-kDa protein, SlCYS10; and for a 23.6-kDa protein, SlCYS9, bearing an N-terminal signal peptide and a long, 11.5-kDa extension at the C terminus. Both genes were induced by arachidonate but not by methyl jasmonate, an inducer of the 88… CONTINUE READING

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