casparian strip Gene Set

Dataset COMPARTMENTS Text-mining Protein Localization Evidence Scores
Category structural or functional annotations
Type cellular component
Description Region of plant cell wall specialised to act as a seal to prevent back leakage of secreted material (analogous to tight junction between epithelial cells). Found particularly where root parenchymal cells secrete solutes into xylem vessels. The barrier is composed of suberin; a fatty substance, containing long chain fatty acids and fatty esters, also found in the cell walls of cork cells (phellem) in higher plants. (Gene Ontology, GO_0048226)
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3 proteins co-occuring with the casparian strip cellular component in abstracts of biomedical publications from the COMPARTMENTS Text-mining Protein Localization Evidence Scores dataset.

Symbol Name Standardized Value
CARD17 caspase recruitment domain family, member 17 0.934072
DECR1 2,4-dienoyl CoA reductase 1, mitochondrial 0.552664
MGAM maltase-glucoamylase 0.260202