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Identity and functions of inorganic and inositol polyphosphates in plants

Published inNew Phytologist, vol. 225, p. 637-652
Publication date2020
First online date2019-07-22
Abstract

Inorganic polyphosphates (polyPs) and inositol pyrophosphates (PP-InsPs) form important stores of inorganic phosphate and can act as energy metabolites and signaling molecules. Here we review our current understanding of polyP and InsP metabolism and physiology in plants. We outline methods for polyP and InsP detection, discuss the known plant enzymes involved in their synthesis and breakdown, and the potential physiological and signaling functions for these enigmatic molecules in plants. This article is protected by copyright. All rights reserved.

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  • European Commission - Identity and functions of polyphosphate polymerases in eukaryotes [310856]
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LORENZO-ORTS, Laura, COUTO, Daniel, HOTHORN, Michael. Identity and functions of inorganic and inositol polyphosphates in plants. In: New Phytologist, 2020, vol. 225, p. 637–652. doi: 10.1111/nph.16129
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