OSU Syngenta vbi

SeedGenes Profile: IM

Gene Information
Gene Symbol IM
Chromosome Locus At4g22260   tair
Alleles in Database 1
Identity Confidence Confirmed
Alias Symbol  
Gene Class Seed Pigment
Predicted Function Chloroplast Homolog of Mitochondrial Alternative Oxidase
Function Details Cofactor for carotenoid desaturation; prevents photooxidative damage during early stages of plastid formation
Gene Evidence
Sequenced Mutant Allele
S. Rodermel (1 allele)
Database Release March, 2002
Predicted Sequences
Gene:2759 nucleotides
mRNA: 1431 nucleotides
Protein:  351 amino acids
cDNA Status FLcDNA Available: AF098072
Top BLAST Hits
Arabidopsis: Only self hit
Plant ESTs: Brassica napus (86%)
Model Genomes:   None
Subcellular Localization TargetP Targeted to Chloroplasts
mRNA Expression Data NASCArray Spot History for 254335_at