Table I.

A list of maize expansin cDNAs

Name (α or β)cDNA Length3′-UTR5′-UTRPredicted Signal PeptidePredicted Mature Protein
bp amino acids
Exp1, α∼1,160; full2556120233
Exp2, α∼1,285; full4104322254
Exp3, α∼1,040; full1676329233
Exp4, α∼1,029; partial321>235
Exp5, α∼1,040; full324918208
ExpB1, β∼1,145; full2203124245
ExpB2, β∼1,270; full3804524>285
ExpB3, β∼800; partial138>216
ExpB4, β∼1,279; full24010024284
ExpB5, β∼660; partial102>176
ExpB6, β∼1,150; full2118326250
ExpB7, β∼1,170; full2826428240
ExpB8, β∼1,480; full5208026260