FWA

Summary

Gene Symbol: FWA
Description: FLOWERING WAGENINGEN
Alias: FLOWERING WAGENINGEN, HDG6, HOMEODOMAIN GLABROUS 6, M7J2.100, M7J2_100
Species: thale cress

Top Publications

  1. ncbi One-way control of FWA imprinting in Arabidopsis endosperm by DNA methylation
    Tetsu Kinoshita
    Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima 411 8540, Japan
    Science 303:521-3. 2004
  2. pmc Maintenance of DNA methylation during the Arabidopsis life cycle is essential for parental imprinting
    Pauline E Jullien
    Chromatin and Reproduction Group, Temasek Lifesciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117604, Republic of Singapore
    Plant Cell 18:1360-72. 2006
  3. pmc Evolution and control of imprinted FWA genes in the genus Arabidopsis
    Ryo Fujimoto
    Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000048. 2008
  4. pmc Two-step recruitment of RNA-directed DNA methylation to tandem repeats
    Simon W L Chan
    Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e363. 2006
  5. ncbi Control of FWA gene silencing in Arabidopsis thaliana by SINE-related direct repeats
    Yuki Kinoshita
    Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Yata 1111, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
    Plant J 49:38-45. 2007
  6. pmc Mutations in the Arabidopsis H3K4me2/3 demethylase JMJ14 suppress posttranscriptional gene silencing by decreasing transgene transcription
    Ivan Le Masson
    Institut Jean Pierre Bourgin, Unité Mixte de Recherche 1318, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, 78000 Versailles, France
    Plant Cell 24:3603-12. 2012
  7. pmc Different roles of flowering-time genes in the activation of floral initiation genes in Arabidopsis
    L Ruiz-Garcia
    Departamento de Biología Molecular y Virología Vegetal, Instituto Nacional de Investigacion y Tecnologia Agraria y Alimentaria, Madrid, Spain
    Plant Cell 9:1921-34. 1997
  8. ncbi The early-flowering mutant efs is involved in the autonomous promotion pathway of Arabidopsis thaliana
    W J Soppe
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, Dreijenlaan 2, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Development 126:4763-70. 1999
  9. ncbi Molecular basis of late-flowering phenotype caused by dominant epi-alleles of the FWA locus in Arabidopsis
    Yoko Ikeda
    Department of Botany, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 48:205-20. 2007
  10. pmc Arabidopsis relatives of the human lysine-specific Demethylase1 repress the expression of FWA and FLOWERING LOCUS C and thus promote the floral transition
    Danhua Jiang
    Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, Republic of Singapore
    Plant Cell 19:2975-87. 2007

Scientific Experts

  • Tetsu Kinoshita
  • M Koornneef
  • Ryo Fujimoto
  • Ivan Le Masson
  • Takahiro Kawanabe
  • Yuki Kinoshita
  • Yoko Ikeda
  • Danhua Jiang
  • Simon W L Chan
  • Pauline E Jullien
  • Taline Elmayan
  • Nathalie Bouteiller
  • Maud Rivard
  • Herve Vaucheret
  • Vincent Jauvion
  • W J Soppe
  • Wim J J Soppe
  • Yuehui He
  • Hidetoshi Saze
  • Richard M Amasino
  • Ayako Yamaguchi
  • Tetsuji Kakutani
  • Mitsutomo Abe
  • Takashi Araki
  • Asuka Miura
  • Yasushi Kobayashi
  • Wannian Yang
  • Frederic Berger
  • Yana V Bernatavichute
  • Xiaoyu Zhang
  • Steven E Jacobsen
  • Nir Ohad
  • L Ruiz-Garcia
  • L Bentsink
  • F Madueno
  • G Haughn
  • J Salinas
  • J M Martinez-Zapater
  • M Wilkinson

Detail Information

Publications12

  1. ncbi One-way control of FWA imprinting in Arabidopsis endosperm by DNA methylation
    Tetsu Kinoshita
    Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima 411 8540, Japan
    Science 303:521-3. 2004
    The Arabidopsis FWA gene was initially identified from late-flowering epigenetic mutants that show ectopic FWA expression associated with heritable hypomethylation of repeats around transcription starting sites...
  2. pmc Maintenance of DNA methylation during the Arabidopsis life cycle is essential for parental imprinting
    Pauline E Jullien
    Chromatin and Reproduction Group, Temasek Lifesciences Laboratory, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117604, Republic of Singapore
    Plant Cell 18:1360-72. 2006
    ..thaliana, maternal imprinting has been clearly demonstrated for the Polycomb group gene MEDEA (MEA) and for FWA. Direct repeats upstream of FWA are subject to DNA methylation...
  3. pmc Evolution and control of imprinted FWA genes in the genus Arabidopsis
    Ryo Fujimoto
    Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
    PLoS Genet 4:e1000048. 2008
    ..b>FWA is an imprinted gene in Arabidopsis thaliana expressed specifically in the female gametophyte and endosperm...
  4. pmc Two-step recruitment of RNA-directed DNA methylation to tandem repeats
    Simon W L Chan
    Department of Molecular, Cell, and Developmental Biology, University of California Los Angeles, Los Angeles, California, United States of America
    PLoS Biol 4:e363. 2006
    Tandem repeat sequences are frequently associated with gene silencing phenomena. The Arabidopsis thaliana FWA gene contains two tandem repeats and is an efficient target for RNA-directed de novo DNA methylation when it is transformed ..
  5. ncbi Control of FWA gene silencing in Arabidopsis thaliana by SINE-related direct repeats
    Yuki Kinoshita
    Department of Integrated Genetics, National Institute of Genetics, Yata 1111, Mishima, Shizuoka, Japan
    Plant J 49:38-45. 2007
    A unique feature of late-flowering fwa epigenetic mutations is that the phenotype is caused by ectopic expression of the homeobox gene FWA...
  6. pmc Mutations in the Arabidopsis H3K4me2/3 demethylase JMJ14 suppress posttranscriptional gene silencing by decreasing transgene transcription
    Ivan Le Masson
    Institut Jean Pierre Bourgin, Unité Mixte de Recherche 1318, Institut National de la Recherche Agronomique INRA, 78000 Versailles, France
    Plant Cell 24:3603-12. 2012
    ..Removing JMJ14 likely allows other H3K4 demethylases encoded by the Arabidopsis thaliana genome to act on transgenes and reduce transcription levels, thus preventing the triggering of S-PTGS...
  7. pmc Different roles of flowering-time genes in the activation of floral initiation genes in Arabidopsis
    L Ruiz-Garcia
    Departamento de Biología Molecular y Virología Vegetal, Instituto Nacional de Investigacion y Tecnologia Agraria y Alimentaria, Madrid, Spain
    Plant Cell 9:1921-34. 1997
    We have analyzed double mutants that combine late-flowering mutations at four flowering-time loci (FVE, FPA, FWA, and FT) with mutations at the LEAFY (LFY), APETALA1 (AP1), and TERMINAL FLOWER1 (TFL1) loci involved in the floral ..
  8. ncbi The early-flowering mutant efs is involved in the autonomous promotion pathway of Arabidopsis thaliana
    W J Soppe
    Laboratory of Genetics, Wageningen University, Dreijenlaan 2, Wageningen, The Netherlands
    Development 126:4763-70. 1999
    ..In a screen for early flowering, after mutagenesis of the late-flowering fwa mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana, the early flowering in short days (efs) mutant was identified...
  9. ncbi Molecular basis of late-flowering phenotype caused by dominant epi-alleles of the FWA locus in Arabidopsis
    Yoko Ikeda
    Department of Botany, Graduate School of Science, Kyoto University, Sakyo ku, Kyoto, Japan
    Plant Cell Physiol 48:205-20. 2007
    The late-flowering phenotype of dominant fwa mutants is caused by hypomethylation in the FWA locus leading to ectopic expression of a homeodomain leucine zipper (HD-ZIP) protein...
  10. pmc Arabidopsis relatives of the human lysine-specific Demethylase1 repress the expression of FWA and FLOWERING LOCUS C and thus promote the floral transition
    Danhua Jiang
    Department of Biological Sciences, National University of Singapore, Singapore 117543, Republic of Singapore
    Plant Cell 19:2975-87. 2007
    ..in chromatin of the floral repressor FLOWERING LOCUS C (FLC) and the sporophytically silenced floral repressor FWA. Two of the homologs, LSD1-LIKE1 (LDL1) and LSD1-LIKE2 (LDL2), act in partial redundancy with FLOWERING LOCUS D (..
  11. doi Epigenetic variation in the FWA gene within the genus Arabidopsis
    Ryo Fujimoto
    CSIRO Plant Industry, Canberra, ACT 2601, Australia
    Plant J 66:831-43. 2011
    b>fwa is a late flowering epi-mutant in Arabidopsis thaliana...
  12. doi Inflorescence abnormalities occur with overexpression of Arabidopsis lyrata FT in the fwa mutant of Arabidopsis thaliana
    Takahiro Kawanabe
    Watanabe Seed Co, Ltd, Machiyashiki, Misato cho, Miyagi, Japan
    Plant Sci 181:496-503. 2011
    ..b>fwa is a late-flowering mutant, and this phenotype is due to ectopic FWA expression caused by hypomethylation at the ..