Zein

Known as: Zein [Chemical/Ingredient], Zeins 
A group of alcohol-soluble seed storage proteins from the endosperm of corn.
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1935-2018
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2001
Highly Cited
2001
We analyzed cDNA libraries from developing endosperm of the B73 maize inbred line to evaluate the expression of storage protein… (More)
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Highly Cited
1997
Highly Cited
1997
The prolamin box (P-box) is a highly conserved 7-bp sequence element (5'-TGTAAAG-3') found in the promoters of many cereal seed… (More)
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Highly Cited
1992
Highly Cited
1992
opaque-2 (o2) is a regulatory locus in maize that plays an essential role in controlling the expression of genes encoding the 22… (More)
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Highly Cited
1990
Highly Cited
1990
The opaque-2 locus (o2) in maize regulates the expression of many members of the zein multigene family of storage proteins. cDNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Zeins, the storage proteins of maize seed, are encoded by a large multigene family that is regulated developmentally and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
Zeins, the seed storage proteins of maize, are synthesized during endosperm development by membrane-bound polyribosomes and… (More)
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Highly Cited
1989
Highly Cited
1989
The structure of the zein regulatory gene Opaque 2 of Zea mays has been determined by sequence analysis of genomic and cDNA… (More)
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Highly Cited
1982
Highly Cited
1982
With the knowledge of the amino acid sequences of two maize zein proteins (apparent molecular weights of 19,000 and 22,000), a… (More)
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1981
1981
We have examined the fragments of maize nuclear DNA that are homologous to three cloned cDNAs prepared from zein mRNA. Southern… (More)
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Highly Cited
1978
Highly Cited
1978
The origin of protein bodies in maize (Zea mays L.) endosperm was investigated to determine whether they are formed as highly… (More)
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