Identification and molecular characterization of mitochondrial ferredoxins and ferredoxin reductase from Arabidopsis

@article{Takubo2003IdentificationAM,
  title={Identification and molecular characterization of mitochondrial ferredoxins and ferredoxin reductase from Arabidopsis},
  author={Keiko Takubo and Tomomi Morikawa and Yasuki Nonaka and Masaharu Mizutani and Shigeo Takenaka and Keiji Takabe and Masa-aki Takahashi and Daisaku Ohta},
  journal={Plant Molecular Biology},
  year={2003},
  volume={52},
  pages={817-830}
}
We have identified and characterized novel types of ferredoxin and ferredoxin reductase from Arabidopsis. Among a number of potential ferredoxin reductase genes in the Arabidopsis genome, AtMFDR was identified to encode a homologue of mitochondrial ferredoxin reductase, and AtMFDX1 and AtMFDX2 were predicted to code for proteins similar to mitochondrial ferredoxin. First, we isolated cDNAs for these proteins and expressed them in heterologous systems of insect cells and Escherichia coli… CONTINUE READING

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