Towards a comprehensive phylogenetic reconstruction of the evolutionary history of mitogen-activated protein kinases in the plant kingdom

Article English OPEN
Philipp eJanitza; Kristian Karsten Ullrich; Marcel eQuint;
  • Publisher: Frontiers Media S.A.
  • Journal: Frontiers in Plant Science,volume 3 (issn: 1664-462X, eissn: 1664-462X)
  • Related identifiers: doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00271, doi: 10.3389/fpls.2012.00271/full, pmc: PMC3515877
  • Subject: Plant culture | Evolution, Molecular | MAP kinase | evolution | mitogen-activated protein kinase | gene family evolution | SB1-1110 | gene family | plant | Plant Science | phylogenetics | Original Research | MAPK

The mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathway is a three-tier signaling cascade that transmits cellular information from the plasma membrane to the cytoplasm where it triggers downstream responses. The MAPKs represent the last step in this cascade and are activate... View more
Share - Bookmark