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Binding siteNameDescriptionLocationPosition
Motif_116INRNTPSADBInr (initiator) elements found in the tobacco psaDb gene promoter without TATA boxes; Light-responsive transcription of psaDb depends on Inr, but not TATA boxUpstream-521
Motif_125BOXIINTPATPBBox II found in the tobacco plastid atpB gene promoter; Conserved in several NCII (nonconsensus type II) promoters of plastid genes; Important for the activity of this NCII promoterUpstream-58
Motif_139RHERPATEXPA7Right part of RHEs (Root Hair-specific cis-Elements) conserved among the Arabidopsis thaliana A7 (AtEXPA7) orthologous (and paralogous) genes from diverse angiosperm species with different hair distribution patternsUpstream-641
Motif_145MYCATERD1MYC recognition sequence (from -466 to -461) necessary for expression of erd1 (early responsive to dehydration) in dehydrated Arabidopsis; NAC protein bound specifically to the CATGTG motif; NAC protein bound specifically to the CATGTG motifUpstream-478
Motif_155NODCON1GMOne of two putative nodulin consensus sequences; See also NODCON2GM; One of the consensus sequence motifs of organ-specific elements (OSE) characteristic of the promoters activated in infected cells of root nodulesUpstream-1931
Motif_16-300ELEMENTPresent upstream of the promoter from the B-hordein gene of barley and the alpha-gliadin, gamma-gliadin, and low molecular weight glutenin genes of wheat; See S000001 -300CORE; See S000002 -300MOTIFUpstream-512
Motif_184PROXBBNNAPAprox B (proximal portion of B-box) found in napA gene of Brassica napus; CA-rich sequence; Found between -130 and -124; Required for seed specific expression and ABA responsiveness; dist B ABRE mediated transactivation by ABI3 adn ABI3-dependent response to ABA; a tetramer of the composite RY/G complex mediated only ABA-independent transactivation by ABI3; B2 domain of ABI3 is necessary for ABA-independent and ABA-dependent activation through the dist B ABREUpstream-1577
Motif_193GLK1GLK transcription factors coordinate expression of the photosynthetic apparatus in ArabidopsisUpstream-651
Motif_194EBOXBNNAPAE-box of napA storage-protein gene of Brassica napus;This sequence is also known as RRE (R response element); MYC recognition site found in the promoters of the dehydration-responsive gene rd22 and many other genes in Arabidopsis; Binding site of ATMYC2 (previously known as rd22BP1); see E-box and MYCATRD22; MYC recognition sequence in CBF3 promoter; Binding site of ICE1 (inducer of CBF expression 1) that regulates the transcription of CBF/DREB1 genes in the cold in Arabidopsis; ICE1Upstream-478
Motif_221MYBCOREBinding site for all animal MYB and at least two plant MYB proteins ATMYB1 and ATMYB2, both isolated from Arabidopsis; ATMYB2 is involved in regulation of genes that are responsive to water stress in Arabidopsis; A petunia MYB protein (MYB.Ph3) is involved in regulation of flavonoid biosynthesisUpstream-661
Motif_309GATA promoter motifArabidopsis thaliana GATA factors: organisation, expression and DNA-binding characteristicsUpstream-78
Motif_321TATABOX5TATA box; TATA box found in the 5'upstream region of pea (Pisum sativum) glutamine synthetase gene; a functional TATA element by in vivo analysisUpstream-1918
Motif_342POLASIG1PolyA signal; poly A signal found in legA gene of pea, rice alpha-amylase; -10 to -30 in the case of animal genes. Near upstream elements (NUE) in ArabidopsisUpstream-1919
Motif_348WBBOXPCWRKY1WB box; WRKY proteins bind specifically to the DNA sequence motif (T)(T)TGAC(C/T), which is known as the W box; Found in amylase gene in sweet potato, alpha-Amy2 genes in wheat, barley, and wild oat, PR1 gene in parsley, and a transcription factor gene in ArabidopsisUpstream-1716
Motif_447AtMYC2 BS in RD22;PIF4Binding site for MYC (rd22BP1) in Arabidopsis dehydration-resposive gene, rd22; MYC binding site in rd22 gene of Arabidopsis thaliana; ABA-induction; Located at ca. -200 of rd22 gene; Also MYB at ca. -141 of rd22 gene; See also MYBATRD22; Role of Arabidopsis MYC and MYB homologs in drought- and abscisic acid-regulated gene expression. Interaction between BZR1 and PIF4 integrates brassinosteroid and environmental responsesUpstream-478
Motif_459SORLIP1Identification of key promoter motifs involved in the network of light-regulated gene expression by combined analysis of genomic sequence and microarray dataUpstream-625
Motif_495TRANSINITMONOCOTSContext sequence of translational initiation codon in monocotsUpstream-29
Motif_503EECCRCAH1EEC; Consensus motif of the two enhancer elements, EE-1 and EE-2, both found in the promoter region of the Chlamydomonas Cah1 (encoding a periplasmic carbonic anhydrase); Binding site of Myb transcription factor LCR1Upstream-409
Motif_563PYRIMIDINEBOXOSRAMY1APyrimidine box found in rice alpha-amylase (RAmy1A) gene; Gibberellin-respons cis-element of GARE and pyrimidine box are partially involved in sugar repression; Found in the promoter of barley alpha-amylase (Amy2/32b) gene which is induced in the aleurone layers in response to GA; BPBF protein binds specifically to this siteUpstream-393
Motif_585ATB2/AtbZIP53/AtbZIP44/GBF5 BS in ProDHPRE (Pro- or hypoosmolarity-responsive element) found in the promoter region of proline dehydrogenase (ProDH) gene in Arabidopsis; Core of 9-bp sequence ACTCATCCT which is necessary for the efficient expression of ProDH in response to L-Pro and hypoosmolarity; ATB2-binding site; Similar to GCN4 motif (ATGA(C/G)TCAT); ATB2 subgroup of bZIP transcription factors function as transcriptional activator for hypoosmolarity-inducible ProDH; A Novel Subgroup of bZIP Proteins Functions as Transctiptional Activators in Hypsosmolarity-Responsive Expression of the ProDH gene in ArabidopsisUpstream-520
Motif_615MARTBOXT-Box; Motif found in SAR (scaffold attachment region; or matrix attachment region, MAR)Upstream-1916
Motif_618MYB1ATMYB recognition site found in the promoters of the dehydration-responsive gene rd22 and many other genes in ArabidopsisUpstream-474
Motif_645BES1A brassinosteroid transcriptional network revealed by genome-wide identification of BESI target genes in Arabidopsis thalianaUpstream-695
Motif_6492SSEEDPROTBANAPAConserved in many storage-protein gene promoters; May be important for high activity of the napA promoterUpstream-1578
Motif_658GT1CONSENSUSConsensus GT-1 binding site in many light-regulated genes, e.g., RBCS from many species, PHYA from oat and rice, spinach RCA and PETA, and bean CHS15; GT-1 can stabilize the TFIIA-TBP-DNA (TATA box) complex; The activation mechanism of GT-1 may be achieved through direct interaction between TFIIA and GT-1; Binding of GT-1-like factors to the PR-1a promoter influences the level of SA-inducible gene expressionUpstream-408
Motif_682GT1GMSCAM4GT-1 motif found in the promoter of soybean CaM isoform, SCaM-4; Plays a role in pathogen- and salt-induced SCaM-4 gene expressionUpstream-682
Motif_70CANBNNAPACore of (CA)n element in storage protein genes in Brasica napus; embryo- and endosperm-specific transcription of napin (storage protein) gene, napA; seed specificity; activator and repressorUpstream-1578
Motif_98SEF3MOTIFGMSEF3 binding site; Soybean consensus sequence found in the 5' upstream region of beta-conglycinin (7S globulin) gene; AACCCA(-27bp-)AACCCA; SEF=soybean embryo factor; SEF2; SEF3; SEF4Upstream-591