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Acetolactate Synthase

Known as: Acid Synthase, Acetohydroxy, Synthetase, Acetolactate, Acetohydroxy Acid Synthase 
A flavoprotein enzyme that catalyzes the formation of acetolactate from 2 moles of PYRUVATE in the biosynthesis of VALINE and the formation of… Expand
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Highly Cited
2009
Highly Cited
2009
An efficient method for making directed DNA sequence modifications to plant genes (gene targeting) is at present lacking, thereby… Expand
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Highly Cited
2007
Highly Cited
2007
The l-valine production strain of Escherichia coli was constructed by rational metabolic engineering and stepwise improvement… Expand
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Highly Cited
2004
Highly Cited
2004
SummaryChlorsulfuron-resistant mutants of Arabidopsis thaliana were isolated by screening for growth of seedlings in the presence… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The frequency of individuals resistant to two acetolactate synthase (ALS)-inhibiting herbicides in three previously untreated… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Abstract Herbicides that target the enzyme acetolactate synthase (ALS) are among the most widely used in the world. Unfortunately… Expand
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Highly Cited
1995
Highly Cited
1995
Acetolactate synthase (ALS) inhibitors are among the most commonly used herbicides. They fall into four distinct families of… Expand
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Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993
Acetohydroxy acid synthase (AHAS) and isomeroreductase (IR) catalyze subsequent reactions in the flux of metabolites towards… Expand
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Highly Cited
1987
Highly Cited
1987
Acetolactate synthase (ALS) is the first common enzyme in the biosynthetic pathways to valine, isoleucine, and leucine. It is the… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
The sulfonylurea herbicide sulfometuron methyl inhibits the growth of several bacterial species. In the presence of L-valine… Expand
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Highly Cited
1984
Highly Cited
1984
  • T. Ray
  • Plant physiology
  • 1984
  • Corpus ID: 26618768
The sulfonylurea herbicide chlorsulfuron blocks the biosynthesis of the amino acids valine and isoleucine in plants. Addition of… Expand
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