Cellulose biosynthesis in higher plants - ResearchGate

61. Vatén A, Dettmer J, Wu S, Stierhof YD, Miyashima S, Yadav SR, Roberts CJ, Campilho A, Bulone V, Lichtenberger R, Lehesranta S, Mähönen AP, Kim JY, Jokitalo E, Sauer N, Scheres B, Nakajima K, Carlsbecker A, Gallagher KL, Helariutta Y (2011) Callose biosynthesis regulates symplastic trafficking during root development.
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A survey of cellulose biosynthesis in higher plants.

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77. Park E, Díaz-Moreno SM, Davis DJ, Wilkop TE, Bulone V, Drakakaki G (2014) Endosidin 7 specifically arrests late cytokinesis and inhibits callose biosynthesis revealing distinct trafficking events during cell plate maturation.
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Cellulose biosynthesis in seed plants

70. Srivastava V, Malm E, Sundqvist G, Bulone V (2013) Quantitative proteomics reveals that plasma membrane microdomains from poplar cell suspension cultures are enriched in markers of signal transduction, molecular transport and callose biosynthesis.
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35. Bessueille L, Bulone V (2008) A survey of cellulose biosynthesis in higher plants.
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wall polysaccharide biosynthesis in algae as well as in higher plants

20. Lai Kee Him J, Chanzy H, Pelosi L, Putaux JL, Bulone V (2003) Recent developments in the field of in vitro biosynthesis of beta-plant -glucans. In "Biocatalysis in Polymer Science", Eds. Gross R.A., Cheng H.N., ACS Series 840, American Chemical Society, Washington D.C. pp. 65-77.

cellulose synthases in the biosynthesis ..

Cellulose plays a central role in plant development and its biosynthesis represents one of the most important biochemical processes in plant biology. However, the corresponding molecular mechanisms are not well understood, despite the progress made in the past years in the identification of genes that code for the catalytic subunits of the cellulose synthases and other proteins potentially involved in cellulose formation. A major bottleneck is the high instability of the cellulose synthase complexes and their location in the plasma membrane. Additional efforts are currently being made to unravel the mechanisms of cellulose biosynthesis. Indeed, understanding how cellulose is formed and how its crystallinity is achieved is relevant not only for studying plant development, but also for improving the digestibility of the plant biomass, which is foreseen as an alternative to fossil fuels for the production of energy. This review summarizes the major unanswered questions related to the process of cellulose biosynthesis, and describes the recent progress that has been made in the area through the combination of biochemical approaches and molecular genetics.

Hypothetical model for the biosynthesis of cellulose in higher plants

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What do we really know about cellulose biosynthesis in higher plants?

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analysis of cellulose biosynthesis in ..

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