Journal article

XAX1 from glycosyltransferase family 61 mediates xylosyltransfer to rice xylan

Dawn Chiniquy, Vaishali Sharma, Alex Schultink, Edward E Baidoo, Carsten Rautengarten, Kun Cheng, Andrew Carroll, Peter Ulvskov, Jesper Harholt, Jay D Keasling, Markus Pauly, Henrik V Scheller, Pamela C Ronald

Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences | NATL ACAD SCIENCES | Published : 2012

University of Melbourne Researchers

Grants

Awarded by Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, of the Department of Energy


Awarded by National Science Foundation Collaborative Research and Education in Agricultural Technologies and Engineering-Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (CREATE-IGERT)


Awarded by Danish Research Council


Funding Acknowledgements

We thank Dr. Ahn of Postech for providing rice mutant seeds; Dr. Peijian Cao for assistance with global gene expression analyses; and Huong Nguyen, Sherry Chan, and Dr. A. Michelle Smith-Moritz for technical assistance. This work, conducted by the Joint BioEnergy Institute, was supported by the Office of Science, Office of Biological and Environmental Research, of the Department of Energy under Contract DE-AC02-05CH11231. Funding for this work was provided in part by National Science Foundation Collaborative Research and Education in Agricultural Technologies and Engineering-Integrative Graduate Education and Research Traineeship (CREATE-IGERT) (NSF DGE-0653984). Peter Ulvskov was supported by a Villum-Kann Rasmussen grant to the Pro-Active Plant Centre (www.proactiveplants.life.ku.dk). J.H. was supported by the Danish Research Council Grant FTP-09-066624 (to P. U.) and by the Villum Foundation's Young Investigator Programme.