An enzyme activity capable of endotransglycosylation of heteroxylan polysaccharides is present in plant primary cell walls
Sarah L Johnston, Roneel Prakash, Nancy J Chen, Monto H Kumagai, Helen M Turano, Janine M Cooney, Ross G Atkinson, Robert E Paull, Roshan Cheetamun, Antony Bacic, David A Brummell, Roswitha Schroeder
PLANTA | SPRINGER | Published : 2013
Awarded by Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment, New Zealand
We thank Erin O'Donoghue, William Laing and Robert Schaffer for comments on the manuscript. We are indebted to Lionel M. Hill (John Innes Centre, Norwich, England) for his advice with the enzyme kinetics. We also thank Cherie Walsh, ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Cell Walls, The University of Melbourne, for technical assistance with cell wall methylation analyses. Antony Bacic acknowledges the support of the ARC Centre of Excellence in Plant Cell Walls. This project was funded by the Ministry of Business Innovation and Employment, New Zealand (contract C11X1007).