ags1 | GeneID:2539007 | Schizosaccharomyces pombe

Gene Summary

[ - ] NCBI Entrez Gene

Gene ID 2539007 Official Symbol ags1
Locus SPCC1281.01 Gene Type protein-coding
Synonyms SPCC17A7.01; SPCC338.01c; mok1
Full Name N/A
Description alpha-1,4-glucan synthase Ags1
Chromosome N/A
Also Known As
Summary N/A

Gene Classification

[ - ] Gene Ontology

IDCategoryGO Term
GO:0009897 Component external side of plasma membrane
GO:0005887 Component integral to plasma membrane
GO:0009898 Component internal side of plasma membrane
GO:0047657 Function alpha-1,3-glucan synthase activity
GO:0033201 Function alpha-1,4-glucan synthase activity
GO:0004556 Function alpha-amylase activity
GO:0043169 Function cation binding
GO:0030979 Process alpha-glucan biosynthetic process
GO:0044247 Process cellular polysaccharide catabolic process
GO:0046379 Process extracellular polysaccharide metabolic process
GO:0009272 Process fungal-type cell wall biogenesis

RefSeq Isoforms

[ - ] RefSeq Annotation and UniProt Database

No. RefSeq RNA RefSeq Protein UniProt Equivalent
1 NM_001023154 NP_588165

Transcript Sequences

[ - ] Transcript Accession Number Cloud [ GenBank ]

Protein Sequences

[ - ] Protein Accession Number Cloud [ GenPept ]

Selected Publications

[ - ] Gene-related publications indexed at PubMed

  1. [ + ] Vos A, et al. (2007) "Role of the synthase domain of Ags1p in cell wall alpha-glucan biosynthesis in fission yeast." J Biol Chem. 282(26):18969-18979. PMID:17472966
  2. [ + ] Garcia I, et al. (2006) "Synthesis of alpha-glucans in fission yeast spores is carried out by three alpha-glucan synthase paralogues, Mok12p, Mok13p and Mok14p." Mol Microbiol. 59(3):836-853. PMID:16420355
  3. [ + ] Aslett M, et al. (2006) "Gene Ontology annotation status of the fission yeast genome: preliminary coverage approaches 100%." Yeast. 23(13):913-919. PMID:17072883
  4. [ + ] Wood V, et al. (2002) "The genome sequence of Schizosaccharomyces pombe." Nature. 415(6874):871-880. PMID:11859360
  5. [ + ] Katayama S, et al. (1999) "Fission yeast alpha-glucan synthase Mok1 requires the actin cytoskeleton to localize the sites of growth and plays an essential role in cell morphogenesis downstream of protein kinase C function." J Cell Biol. 144(6):1173-1186. PMID:10087262
  6. [ + ] Hochstenbach F, et al. (1998) "Identification of a putative alpha-glucan synthase essential for cell wall construction and morphogenesis in fission yeast." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 95(16):9161-9166. PMID:9689051