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pectin biosynthetic process

Known as: pectin formation, pectin synthesis, pectin anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of pectin, a polymer containing a backbone of alpha-1,4-linked D-galacturonic acid… Expand
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Review
2016
Review
2016
Pectins are complex polysaccharides that contain acidic sugars and are major determinants of the cohesion, adhesion… Expand
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2015
Highly Cited
2015
BackgroundThe inherent recalcitrance of woody bioenergy feedstocks is a major challenge for their use as a source of second… Expand
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Review
2013
Review
2013
Recent progress in the identification and characterization of pectin biosynthetic proteins and the discovery of pectin domain… Expand
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Review
2009
Review
2009
Plant cell walls consist of carbohydrate, protein, and aromatic compounds and are essential to the proper growth and development… Expand
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Review
2008
Review
2008
Pectin is structurally and functionally the most complex polysaccharide in plant cell walls. Pectin has functions in plant growth… Expand
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Highly Cited
2006
Highly Cited
2006
Galacturonosyltransferases (GalATs) are required for the synthesis of pectin, a family of complex polysaccharides present in the… Expand
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2004
2004
UDP-GlcA 4-epimerase (UGlcAE) catalyzes the epimerization of UDP-alpha-D-glucuronic acid (UDP-GlcA) to UDP-alpha-D-galacturonic… Expand
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2002
Highly Cited
2002
Pectins are a highly complex family of cell wall polysaccharides. As a result of a lack of specific mutants, it has been… Expand
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2002
2002
As in all multicellular organisms, plants have adhesion molecules in their extracellular matrices (ECMs) that serve to maintain… Expand
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1982
1982
With some lines of oil-palm tissue cultures embryogenesis occurs spontaneously within the callus grown on a medium containing 2.5… Expand
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