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BR6OX2  -  brassinosteroid-6-oxidase 2

Arabidopsis thaliana

Synonyms: CYP85A2
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  1. Arabidopsis CYP85A2, a cytochrome P450, mediates the Baeyer-Villiger oxidation of castasterone to brassinolide in brassinosteroid biosynthesis. Kim, T.W., Hwang, J.Y., Kim, Y.S., Joo, S.H., Chang, S.C., Lee, J.S., Takatsuto, S., Kim, S.K. Plant Cell (2005) [Pubmed]
  2. Regulation of transcript levels of the Arabidopsis cytochrome p450 genes involved in brassinosteroid biosynthesis. Bancoş, S., Nomura, T., Sato, T., Molnár, G., Bishop, G.J., Koncz, C., Yokota, T., Nagy, F., Szekeres, M. Plant Physiol. (2002) [Pubmed]
  3. Unique and overlapping expression patterns of Arabidopsis CYP85 genes involved in brassinosteroid C-6 oxidation. Castle, J., Szekeres, M., Jenkins, G., Bishop, G.J. Plant Mol. Biol. (2005) [Pubmed]
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