OSU Syngenta vbi

SeedGenes Profile: PDE 166

Gene Information
Gene Symbol PDE 166
Chromosome Locus At1g08520   tair
Alleles in Database 2   See List OR Show All
Identity Confidence Confirmed
Alias Symbol  
Gene Class Seed Pigment
Predicted Function Magnesium Chelatase (CHLD)
Function Details First committed step in chlorophyll biosynthesis; Insertion of magnesium into protoporphyrin IX
Gene Evidence
Single Border Recovery
Meinke / Syngenta (1 allele)
Double Border Recovery
Meinke / Syngenta (1 allele)
Database Release September, 2002
Predicted Sequences
Gene:4548 nucleotides
mRNA: 2549 nucleotides
Protein:  760 amino acids
cDNA Status FLcDNA Available: AY063821
Top BLAST Hits
Arabidopsis: Only self hit
Plant ESTs: Brassica napus (90%)
Model Genomes:  Synechocystis (59%)
Subcellular Localization TargetP Targeted to Chloroplasts
mRNA Expression Data NASCArray Spot History for 261695_at