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Basic Information
CGSNL Gene Symbol SHO2
Gene Symbol Synonym sho2
Gene Name Synonym shoot organization 2, shoot organization-2, shoot organization2
Protein Name
Allele sho2-1
Chromosome No.
Explanation PO:0009009; embryo ; PO:0009025; leaf. GRO:0007047; 02-seedling ; GRO:0007044; 06-heading stage ; GRO:0007042; 08-dough stage ; GRO:0007045; 09-mature grain stage ; GRO:0007046; 07-milk stage. an Ortholog of Arabidopsis AGO7.
Trait Class Seed - Morphological traits - Embryo
cDNA Accession No. -
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INSD Accession List
(Test version)
Abe M,Yoshikawa T,Nosaka M,Sakakibara H,Sato Y,Nagato Y,Itoh JI
Plant Physiol. 2010  154(3)  1335-46
WAVY LEAF 1, an Ortholog of Arabidopsis HEN1, Regulates Shoot Development by Maintaining microRNA and trans-acting siRNA Accumulation in Rice.
Nagasaki H, Itoh J, Hayashi K, Hibara K, Satoh-Nagasawa N, Nosaka M, Mukouhata M, Ashikari M, Kitano H, Matsuoka M, Nagato Y, Sato Y.
Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. U.S.A. 2007  104(37)  14867-71
The small interfering RNA production pathway is required for shoot meristem initiation in rice.
Mukohhata, M., M. Ashikari, H. Kitano, Y. Nagato & M. Matsuoka
RGN 2001  18  17-19.
High resolution mapping of SHOOT ORGANIZATION 2 gene, SHO2.
Itoh, J.-I., Kitano, H., Matsuoka, M. and Nagato, Y.
Plant Cell 2000  12  2161-2174
SHOOT ORGANIZATION genes regulate shoot apical meristem organization and the pattern of leaf primordium initiation in rice.
Itoh, J., H. Kitano and Y. Nagato
RGN 1996  13  100-102.
Genes affecting shoot apical meristem and leaf primordia differentiation.
Hong, S.K., T, Aoki, H. Kitano, H. Satoh and Y. Nagato
Dev Genet. 1995  16  298-310.
Phenotypic diversity of 188 rice embryo mutants.
Tamura, Y., Kitano, H., Satoh, H. and Nagato, Y.
Plant Sci. 1992  82  91-99.
A gene profoundly affecting shoot organization in the early phase of rice development.
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DB Reference
Gramene ID GR:0060884
Gene Ontology multicellular organismal development( GO:0007275 )
organ morphogenesis( GO:0009887 )
tissue development( GO:0009888 )
Trait Ontology embryo related trait( TO:0000064 )
leaf shape( TO:0000492 )
Plant Ontology plant embryo( PO:0009009 )
vascular leaf( PO:0009025 )
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Last updated
Oct 11, 2013