Table I.

Nomenclature for Arabidopsis (Col-0) genes of the IPMS/MAM synthase gene family used in recent publications

Arabidopsis Genome Initiative Locus CodeN-Terminal SequenceBacterial Artificial ChromosomesKroymann et al. (2001)Junk and Mourad (2002)Field et al. (2004)This Article
At1g18500MASSLLRF15H18EST116C2T7MAML-4IPMS1
At1g74040MESSILKF2P9.9IMS1MAML-3IPMS2
At5g23010MASSLLTCT20O7MAM1IMS3MAM1/LMAM1
aMASSLLTbMAM2
At5g23020MASLLLTMYJ24MAM-LIMS2MAM1/LMAM3
  • a Col-0 ecotype lacks MAM2. The gene would be located between At5g23000 and At5g23010 (MAM1) on the Col-0 genome (Kroymann et al., 2003).

  • b Landsberg erecta.