OSU Syngenta vbi

SeedGenes Profile: CH 42

Gene Information
Gene Symbol CH 42
Chromosome Locus At4g18480   tair
Alleles in Database 2   See List OR Show All
Identity Confidence Confirmed
Alias Symbol PDE 314 (D. Meinke) Alternate Name
Gene Class Seed Pigment
Predicted Function Magnesium Chelatase (CHLI)
Function Details First committed step in chlorophyll biosynthesis; Insertion of magnesium into protoporphyrin IX
Gene Evidence
Sequenced Mutant Allele
B. Pogson (1 allele)
Double Border Recovery
Meinke / Syngenta (1 allele)
Database Release September, 2002
Predicted Sequences
Gene:1798 nucleotides
mRNA: 1608 nucleotides
Protein:  424 amino acids
cDNA Status FLcDNA Available: AY093192
Top BLAST Hits
Arabidopsis: AT5G45930.1 (83%)
Plant ESTs: Brassica napus (94%)
Model Genomes:  Synechocystis (73%)
Subcellular Localization TargetP Targeted to Chloroplasts
mRNA Expression Data NASCArray Spot History for 254623_at