1. Transmembrane Receptors in Plants: Receptor Kinases and their Ligands

  1. Zhenbiao Yang Professor of Plant Cell Biology2,3
  1. Keiko U. Torii

Published Online: 9 FEB 2009

DOI: 10.1002/9781444302387.ch1

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 33: Intracellular Signaling in Plants

Annual Plant Reviews Volume 33: Intracellular Signaling in Plants

How to Cite

Torii, K. U. (2008) Transmembrane Receptors in Plants: Receptor Kinases and their Ligands, in Annual Plant Reviews Volume 33: Intracellular Signaling in Plants (ed Z. Yang), Wiley-Blackwell, Oxford, UK. doi: 10.1002/9781444302387.ch1

Editor Information

  1. 2

    Center for Plant Cell Biology, University of California, Riverside, CA, USA

  2. 3

    Department of Botany and Plant Sciences, University of California, Riverside, CA 92521, USA

Author Information

  1. Department of Biology, University of Washington, Seattle, WA 98195, USA

Publication History

  1. Published Online: 9 FEB 2009
  2. Published Print: 27 JUN 2008

ISBN Information

Print ISBN: 9781405160025

Online ISBN: 9781444302387

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Keywords:

  • classifications of RLK superfamily;
  • redundancy and antagonism in closely related RLKs;
  • ligands for RLKs;
  • small peptides;
  • cysteine-rich extracellular proteins;
  • other possible ligands and their-corresponding receptors;
  • ligand–receptor interactions;
  • early events in receptor kinase signaling;
  • receptor activation;
  • early events in receptor kinase signaling – emerging link to small GTP-binding proteins

Summary

This chapter contains sections titled:

  • Introduction

  • Classifications of the RLK superfamily

  • Redundancy and antagonism among closely related RLKs

  • Ligands for RLKs

  • Small peptides

  • Cysteine-rich extracellular proteins

  • Other possible ligands and their-corresponding receptors

  • Ligand–receptor interactions

  • Early events in receptor kinase signaling: dynamics of receptor activation 17

  • Early events in receptor kinase signaling: emerging link to small GTP-binding proteins

  • Future perspectives

  • Note added in proof

  • Acknowledgments

  • References