expansin activity

OBSOLETE. A group of proteins located within the cell walls of plants, both dicots and grasses, that play an essential role in loosening cell walls… (More)
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2014
2014
Expansins cause plant cell wall loosening and are present primarily in the plant kingdom. Gene sequence analysis suggests that… (More)
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2010
2010
Water stress restrains plant growth. Expansin is a cell wall protein that is generally accepted to be the key regulator of cell… (More)
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2009
2009
Expansins are cell wall proteins associated with the process of plant growth. However, investigations in which expansin gene… (More)
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2009
2009
Growing plant cell walls characteristically exhibit a property known as 'acid growth', by which we mean they are more extensible… (More)
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2008
2008
Expansins are primary agents inducing cell wall extension, and are therefore obvious targets in biotechnological applications… (More)
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2007
2007
Expansins are a class of proteins first discovered as mediators of pH-dependent extension of primary cell walls. Structure… (More)
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2005
2005
During ethylene-promoted leaflet abscission in Sambucus nigra a 7-fold increase in expansin activity was detected specifically in… (More)
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2000
2000
Expansins are plant proteins that have the capacity to induce extension in isolated cell walls and are thought to mediate pH… (More)
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1996
Highly Cited
1996
Previous work on the growth biophysics of maize (Zea mays L.) primary roots suggested that cell walls in the apical 5 mm of the… (More)
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1993
1993
Expansins are wall proteins that mediate a type of acid-induced extension in isolated plant cell walls (S. McQueen-Mason, D.M… (More)
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