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Binding siteNameDescriptionLocationPosition
Matrix_352LEC2Not availableIntron2654
Matrix_407AP1Not availableIntron2567
Matrix_497AP3Not availableIntron2568
Matrix_66AtLEC2Genes directly regulated by LEAFY COTYLEDON2 provide insight into the control of embryo maturation and somatic embryogenesisIntron2654
Motif_104CAREOSREP1CAREs (CAACTC regulatory elements) found in the promoter region of a cystein proteinase (REP-1) gene in riceIntron5066
Motif_136SEF4MOTIFGM7SSEF4 binding site; Soybean consensus sequence found in 5'upstream region (-199) of beta-conglycinin (7S globulin) gene (Gmg17.1); Binding with SEF4 (soybean embryo factor 4)Intron2565
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 patternsIntron2606
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 -300MOTIFIntron5143
Motif_171TCP binding consensusfound enriched in peaks in chip-seq data for SEP3Intron5155
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; ICE1Intron2671
Motif_218ABRERATCALABRE-related sequence or Repeated sequence motifs identified in the upstream regions of 162 Ca(2+)-responsive upregulated genes; see also ABREIntron2606
Motif_22RYREPEATLEGUMINBOXRY repeat (CATGCAY) or legumin box found in seed-storage protein genes in legume such as soybeanIntron2652
Motif_235C8GCARGATBinding site of plant MADS-domain protein AGL15; CArG motif with a longer A/T-rich core;A variant of CArG motif, with a longer A/T-rich core; Binding site for AGL15 (AGAMOUS-like 15)Intron2581
Motif_249DPBF1&2 binding site motifA novel class of bZIP transcription factors, DPBF-1 and 2 (Dc3 promoter-binding factor-1 and 2) binding core sequence; Found in the carrot Dc3 gene promoter; Dc3 expression is normally embryo-specific, and also can be induced by ABA; The Arabidopsis abscisic acid response gene ABI5 encodes a bZIP transcription factor; abi5 mutant have a pleiotropic defects in ABA response; ABI5 regulates a subset of late embryogenesis-abundant genes; GIA1 (growth-insensitivity to ABA) is identical to ABI5; Isolation of a novel class of bZIP transcription factors that interact with ABA-responsive and embryo-specification elements in the Dc3 promoter using a modified yeast one-hybrid systemIntron2596
Motif_258-10PEHVPSBD-10 promoter element found in the barley (H.v.) chloroplast psbD gene promoter; Involved in the expression of the plastid gene psbD which encodes a photosystem II reaction center chlorophyll-binding protein that is activated by blue, white or UV-A lightIntron5148
Motif_309GATA promoter motifArabidopsis thaliana GATA factors: organisation, expression and DNA-binding characteristicsIntron5116
Motif_346SND1;VND6;VND7;NST1;NST2Global analysis of direct targets of secondary wall NAC master switches in ArabidopsisIntron2660
Motif_370TATABOX2TATA box; TATA box found in the 5'upstream region of pea legA gene; sporamin A of sweet potato; TATA box found in beta-phaseolin promoter; sequence and spacing of TATA box elements are critical for accurate initiationIntron5080
Motif_391REALPHALGLHCB21REalpha found in Lemna gibba Lhcb21 gene promoter; Located at -134 to -129; Binding site of proteins of whole-cell extracts; The DNA binding activity is high in etiolated plants but much lower in green plants; Required for phytochrome regulationIntron2479
Motif_410ANAERO1CONSENSUSOne of 16 motifs found in silico in promoters of 13 anaerobic genes involved in the fermentative pathway (anaerobic set 1); Arbitrary named ANAERO1CONSENSUS by the PLACEdb curatorIntron5074
Motif_437ANAERO2CONSENSUSOne of 16 motifs found in silico in promoters of 13 anaerobic genes involved in the fermentative pathway (anaerobic set 1)Intron5164
Motif_484RAV1-B binding site motifBinding consensus sequence of an Arabidopsis transcription factor, RAV1; RAV1 specifically binds to DNA with bipartite sequence motifs of RAV1-A (CAACA) and RAV1-B (CACCTG); RAV1 protein contain AP2-like and B3-like domains; The AP2-like and B3-like domains recognize the CAACA and CACCTG motifs, respectively; The expression level of RAV1 were relatively high in rosette leaves and roots; RAV1, a novel DNA-binding protein, binds to bipartite recognition sequence through two distinct DNA-binding domains uniquely found in higher plantsIntron2613
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 LCR1Intron5134
Motif_567T/GBOXATPIN2T/G-box found in tomato proteinase inhibitor II (pin2) and leucine aminopeptidase (LAP) genes; Involved in jasmonate (JA) induction of these genes; bHLH-Leu zipper JAMYC2 and JAMYC10 proteins specifically recognize this motifIntron2605
Motif_609AP2The floral homeotic protein APETALA2 recognizes and acts through an AT-rich sequence elementIntron5073
Motif_618MYB1ATMYB recognition site found in the promoters of the dehydration-responsive gene rd22 and many other genes in ArabidopsisIntron2510
Motif_640RYREPEATBNNAPARY repeat found in RY/G box (the complex containing the two RY repeats and the G-box) of napA gene in Brassica napus; Found between -78 and -50; Required for seed specific expression;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 ABREIntron2652
Motif_653INTRONLOWER3' intron-exon splice junctions; Plant intron lower sequence; Consensus sequence for plant intronsIntron5127
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 expressionIntron5186
Motif_672AP2The floral homeotic protein APETALA2 recognizes and acts through an AT-rich sequence elementIntron5073
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 expressionIntron5186
Motif_83CIACADIANLELHCRegion necessary for circadian expression of tomato Lhc geneIntron2565
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; SEF4Intron5157