Plant Transcription factor database - Universität Potsdam
version: 3.0

Arabidopsis thaliana E2F-DP Family


E2F-DP transcription factors are key components of the cyclin D/retinoblastoma/E2F pathway, they regulate the expression of genes required for G1/S transition and S-phase progression.

Members of this family
  SHOULD possess E2F_TDP domain

Domain alignments

This family is also present in:


There are 14 gene models in this family

Gene modelDescriptionDomains
AT1G47870.1 ATE2F2/ATE2FC/E2FC (ARABIDOPSIS HOMOLOG OF E2F C); DNA binding / protein heterodimerization/ transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT2G36010.1 E2F3 (E2F TRANSCRIPTION FACTOR-3); transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT3G01330.1 DEL3 (DP-E2F-like 3); transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT3G48160.1 DEL1 (DP-E2F-like 1); transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT3G48160.2 DEL1 (DP-E2F-like 1); transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT5G02470.1 DPA; transcription factor DP E2F_TDP
AT5G02470.2 DPA; transcription factor DP E2F_TDP
AT5G02470.3 DPA; transcription factor DP E2F_TDP
AT5G03415.1 DPB DP E2F_TDP
AT5G14960.1 DEL2/E2FD/E2L1 (DP-E2F-LIKE 2); DNA binding / transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT5G22220.2 E2F1; transcription factor E2F_TDP
AT5G22220.3 E2F1; transcription factor E2F_TDP

General references

de Jager, SM; Menges, M; Bauer, UM; Murra, JA. 2001. Arabidopsis E2F1 binds a sequence present in the promoter of S-phase-regulated gene AtCDC6 and is a member of a multigene family with differential activities. Plant Mol. Biol. 47(4):555-68 PUBMEDID:11669580
Zheng, N; Fraenkel, E; Pabo, CO; Pavletich, NP. 1999. Structural basis of DNA recognition by the heterodimeric cell cycle transcription factor E2F-DP. Genes Dev. 13(6):666-74 PUBMEDID:10090723

Specific references

Mariconti, L; Pellegrini, B; Cantoni, R; Stevens, R; Bergounioux, C; Cella, R; Albani, D. 2002. The E2F family of transcription factors from Arabidopsis thaliana. Novel and conserved components of the retinoblastoma/E2F pathway in plants. J. Biol. Chem. 277(12):9911-9 PUBMEDID:11786543