Biopolym. Cell. 2004; 20(5):363-379.
Regulatory regions of plant genes promoters and proteins-regulators of promotive activity
1Galkin A. P., 1Lioshina L. G., 1Medvedeva T. V., 1Bulko O. V., 1Kukhar V. P.
  1. Institute of Bioorganic Chemistry and Petrochemistry, NAS of Ukraine
    1, Murmans'ka Str., Kyiv, Ukraine, 02094


A system-defined analysis of the literary data concerning functionality of specific DNA sequences (cys-elements) proximally located in the regulator areas of plant genes and protein trans-factors has been presented in the review. The peculiarities of interaction between cys- and transregulatory elements determining species- or organ-specific expression of the genes, cell reaction on external and internal signals, cell adaptation to negative environmental factors, and plants protection from damage and diseases have been reviewed.


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