PlantTFDB
Plant Transcription Factor Database
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Phyllostachys heterocycla
DBB Family
Species TF ID Description
PH01000149G0140DBB family protein
PH01000192G1360DBB family protein
PH01000276G0310DBB family protein
PH01000616G0330DBB family protein
PH01001451G0380DBB family protein
PH01001725G0310DBB family protein
PH01001794G0130DBB family protein
PH01001870G0430DBB family protein
PH01002105G0310DBB family protein
DBB Family Introduction

In this study, a small subfamily of double B-box zinc finger (DBB, DOUBLE B-BOX) genes, encoding eight putative transcription factors, were characterized with reference to the circadian rhythm and the early photomorphogenic regulation of hypocotyl elongation in response to light signals. Among these, it was found that the transcriptions of five DBB genes were under the control of circadian rhythm. To gain insight into the physiological roles of these putative transcription factors, forward and reverse genetic studies were carried out. The results suggested that they are commonly implicated in light signal transduction during early photomorphogenesis, however, their functions are not totally redundant, as judged by the fact that their circadian-expression profiles (or phases) were distinctive from each other, and by the fact that some DBBs (named DBB1a, DBB1b, STO, and STH) were apparently implicated in light signal transduction in a negative manner, whereas another (named DBB3) was implicated in a positive manner with regard to light-induced inhibition of elongation of hypocotyls.

Kumagai T, Ito S, Nakamichi N, Niwa Y, Murakami M, Yamashino T, Mizuno T.
The common function of a novel subfamily of B-Box zinc finger proteins with reference to circadian-associated events in Arabidopsis thaliana.
Biosci Biotechnol Biochem, 2008. 72(6): p. 1539-49.
PMID: 18540109