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Nature. 334:262-264. Guiltinan, M. , W. R. Marcotte, R. S. Quatrano. 1990. A leucine zipper protein that recognizes an abscisic acid response element. Science 250:267-270. , Hannah, L. , McCarty, D. R. and Vasil, 1. K. 1992. The Viviparous-l gene and abscisic acid activate the CI regulatory gene for anthocyanin biosynthesis during seed maturation in maize. Gen. Dev. 6:609-618. Ludwig, S. , L. F. Habera, S. L. Delaporta and S. R. Wessler. 1989. Le, a member of the maize R gene family responsible for tissue-specific anthocyanin production, encodes protein similar to transcriptional activators and contains the mye-homology region.

EMBO I. 9:2517-2522. , Puigdomenech and Pages, M. 1988. A gene induced by the plant hormone abscisic acid in response to water stress encodes a glycine-rich protein. Nature. 334:262-264. Guiltinan, M. , W. R. Marcotte, R. S. Quatrano. 1990. A leucine zipper protein that recognizes an abscisic acid response element. Science 250:267-270. , Hannah, L. , McCarty, D. R. and Vasil, 1. K. 1992. The Viviparous-l gene and abscisic acid activate the CI regulatory gene for anthocyanin biosynthesis during seed maturation in maize.

1992). , 1988). While the regulatory role of this motif in gene expression is still uncertain, it seems unlikely that it is specific to ABA or VPl regulation. To summarize, there would not appear to be a single cis-acting element that is specific to ABA or VPl regulated gene expression. Em and Cl appear to require different combinations of regulatory sequences and may activated by different mechanisms. This difference in mechanism may contribute to the strikingly different interaction seen between VPl trans-activation and ABA regulation of these two genes.

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