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Binding siteNameDescriptionLocationPosition
Matrix_119RRTF1Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_127AtMYB15More than 80R2R3-MYB regulatory genes in the genome of Arabidopsis thalianaUpstream-503
Matrix_138RRTF1Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_141AT3G25990Not availableUpstream-1393
Matrix_171LBD3;LBD4Not availableUpstream-564
Matrix_179AtMYB84;MYB36;MYB68;O49746_ARATHNot availableUpstream-503
Matrix_187CDC5Not availableUpstream-471
Matrix_215ARF1ARF1, a transcription factor that binds to auxin response elementsUpstream-283
Matrix_224ERF1Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_234RAP2.3Not availableUpstream-476
Matrix_25AP3Not availableUpstream-1247
Matrix_269FHY3/FAR1Not availableUpstream-110
Matrix_277RAP2.6Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_287ERF2Not availableUpstream-476
Matrix_288RAP2.3Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_291EDF3Not availableUpstream-197
Matrix_295ERF1Not availableUpstream-478
Matrix_334AT3G23230Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_349CDC5Not availableUpstream-471
Matrix_360ORA59Not availableUpstream-478
Matrix_363RAP2.3Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_369AT2G18300Not availableUpstream-497
Matrix_374AT5G07580;AT5G61590Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_378ATERF1Not availableUpstream-476
Matrix_401MYB55Not availableUpstream-559
Matrix_407AP1Not availableUpstream-273
Matrix_414AGL15Not availableUpstream-374
Matrix_48PINot availableUpstream-315
Matrix_480BES1Not availableUpstream-499
Matrix_484ATERF13Not availableUpstream-478
Matrix_489RAV1Not availableUpstream-195
Matrix_496ATMYB15Not availableUpstream-503
Matrix_497AP3Not availableUpstream-274
Matrix_498AT2G28710;AT3G46070;AT3G46080;ZAT7Not availableUpstream-213
Matrix_50ATERF14;AT5G43410Not availableUpstream-477
Matrix_510AtMYB84More than 80 R2R3-MYB regulatory genes in the genome of Arabidopsis thalianaUpstream-503
Matrix_74LFYNot availableUpstream-274
Matrix_84AtGRF6Not availableUpstream-1203
Matrix_86CRF5;CRF6;CRF4Not availableUpstream-477
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 boxDownstream2601
Motif_131P1BSPHR1-binding sequence found in the upstream regions of phosphate starvation responsive genes from several plant species; phr1 (phosphate starvation response 1) gene codes for PHR1 protein related to PSR1 gene in C. reinhardtiiIntron401
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)Upstream-276
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-500
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-980
Motif_163BOXCPSAS1Box C in pea (P.s.) asparagine synthetase (AS1) gene; Found at -45; AS1 is negatively regulated by light; Box C binds with nuclear proteins, which was competed by a putative repressor element RE1Upstream-288
Motif_182MYB2CONSENSUSATMYB recognition site found in the promoters of the dehydration-responsive gene rd22 and many other genes in Arabidopsis; see MYB2 and MYBATRD22Upstream-253
Motif_190WUSATAgTarget sequence of WUS in the intron of AGAMOUS gene in ArabidopsisUpstream-442
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; ICE1Downstream2659
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-198
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 systemDownstream2507
Motif_254MYB46;MYB83MYB46 and MYB83 bind to the SMRE sites and directly activate a suite of transcription factors and secondary wall biosynthetic genesUpstream-1109
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 lightUpstream-1511
Motif_26GRF7Arabidopsis GROWTH-REGULATING FACTOR7 Functions as a Transcriptional Repressor of Abscisic Acid- and Osmotic Stress-Responsive Genes, Including DREB2AUpstream-1501
Motif_279POLASIG3Plant polyA signal; Consensus sequence for plant polyadenylation signalUpstream-632
Motif_285HDZIP2ATATHB2Binding site of the Arabidopsis homeobox gene (ATHB-2) found in its own promoter; Located between -72 and -80; Similar to the HD-ZIP-2 binding consensus sequence; ATHB-2 is regulated by light signals which function as a negative autoregulator of its own geneUpstream-446
Motif_286SEBFCONSSTPR10ABinding site of the potato silencing element binding factor (SEBF) gene found in promoter of pathogenesis-related gene (PR-10a); Located between -45 and -39; Similar to the auxin response elementUpstream-284
Motif_292MYBPZMCore of consensus maize P (myb homolog) binding site; 6 bp core; Maize P gene specifies red pigmentation of kernel pericarp, cob, and other floral organs; P binds to A1 gene, but not Bz1 gene; Maize C1 (myb homolog) activates both A1 and Bz1 genesUpstream-1414
Motif_309GATA promoter motifArabidopsis thaliana GATA factors: organisation, expression and DNA-binding characteristicsDownstream2615
Motif_313ERF1 BS in AtCHI-BCore of GCC-box found in many pathogen-responsive genes such as PDF1.2, Thi2.1, and PR4; Has been shown to function as ethylene-responsive element; Appears to play important roles in regulating jasmonate-responsive gene expression; Tomato Pti4 (ERF) regulates defence-related gene expression via GCC box and non-GCC box cis elements (Myb1 (GTTAGTT) and G-box(CACGTG)); Nuclear events in ethylene signaling: a transcriptional cascade mediated by ETHYLENE-INSENSITIVE3 and ETHYLENE-RESPONSE-FACTOR1;Molecular responses to dehydration and low temperatureUpstream-479
Motif_318CGCGBOXATCGCG box recognized by AtSR1-6 (Arabidopsis thaliana signal-responsive genes); Multiple CGCG elements are found in promoters of many genes; Ca2+/calmodulin binds to all AtSRsUpstream-496
Motif_320AGCBOXNPGLBAGC box repeated twice in a 61 bp enhancer element in tobacco class I beta-1,3-glucanase (GLB) gene;GCC-box; Binding sequence of Arabidopsis AtERFs; AtERF1,2 and 5 functioned as activators of GCC box-dependent transcription; AtERF3 and 4 acted as repressors; AtERF proteins are stress signal-response factors; EREBP2 binding site; Conserved in most PR-protein genes; Rice MAPK (BWMK1) phosphorylates OS EREBP1, which enhance DNA-binding activity of the factor to the GCC boxUpstream-478
Motif_336MYBMOUSEBinding site for mouse c-myb proteinUpstream-253
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-412
Motif_346SND1;VND6;VND7;NST1;NST2Global analysis of direct targets of secondary wall NAC master switches in ArabidopsisUpstream-1117
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 ArabidopsisDownstream2450
Motif_358UP2ATMSDUp2 motif found in 193 of the 1184 up-regulated genes after main stem decapitation in ArabidopsisDownstream2438
Motif_365ARF1 binding site motifARF (auxin response factor) binding site found in the promoters of primary/early auxin response genes of Arabidopsis thaliana; AuxRE;Binding site of Arabidopsis ARF1 (Auxin response factor1); Sequence found in NDE element in Soybean SAUR (Small Auxin-Up RNA) 15A gene promoter;Found in D1 or D4 element in Soybean GH3 promoter; This element was enriched in the 5'-flanking region of genes up-regulated by both IAA and BL;Dimerization and DNA binding of auxin response factorsUpstream-285
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 initiationUpstream-170
Motif_382CATATGGMSAURSequence found in NDE element in soybean SAUR (Small Auxin-Up RNA) 15A gene promoter; Involved in auxin responsivenessDownstream2659
Motif_383UPRE-III(bZIP60)The plant-specific transcription factor NAC103 is induced by bZIP60 through a new cis-regulatory element to modulate the unfolded protein response in ArabidopsisUpstream-124
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 regulationUpstream-280
Motif_419MYB4 binding site motifNot availableUpstream-549
Motif_437ANAERO2CONSENSUSOne of 16 motifs found in silico in promoters of 13 anaerobic genes involved in the fermentative pathway (anaerobic set 1)Upstream-959
Motif_443KN1;BPThe knotted1-like homeobox gene BREVIPEDICELLUS regulates cell differentiation by modulating metabolic pathways. Selective interaction of plant homeodomain proteins mediates high DNA-binding affinityUpstream-1503
Motif_48BES1A brassinosteroid transcriptional network revealed by genome-wide identification of BESI target genes in Arabidopsis thalianaUpstream-499
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 plantsUpstream-178
Motif_50AtERF-7;AtERF-4;AtERF-3;AtERF-1;AtERF-2;AtERF-5Arabidopsis ethylene-responsive element binding factors act as transcriptional activators or repressors of GCC box-mediated gene expression. Role of an Arabidopsis AP2/EREBP-type transcriptional repressor in abscisic acid and drought stress responsesUpstream-477
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 LCR1Downstream2689
Motif_536TBOXATGAPBTbox found in the Arabidopsis thaliana GAPB gene promoter; Located between -94 and -89 (T1) and also between -84 and -79 (T2); Mutations in the Tbox resulted in reductions of light-activated gene transcription; GAPB encodes the B subunit of chloroplast glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase(GADPH) of A.T.; Promoter analysis of the nuclear gene encoding the chloroplast glyceraldehyde-3-phosphate dehydrogenase B subunit of Arabidopsis thalianaUpstream-1144
Motif_549TBF1The HSF-like transcription factor TBF1 is a major molecular switch for plant growth-to-defense transitionUpstream-112
Motif_552MRE1MRE (metal responsive element); Consensus sequence of MRE; MRE; MEP-1; MBF-1; MTF-1Upstream-496
Motif_584UPRE-III(bZIP60)The plant-specific transcription factor NAC103 is induced by bZIP60 through a new cis-regulatory element to modulate the unfolded protein response in ArabidopsisUpstream-124
Motif_603SITEIIATCYTCSite II element found in the promoter regions of cytochrome genes (Cytc-1, Cytc-2) in Arabidopsis; Located between -147 and -156 from the translational starts sites;Overrepresented in the promoters of nuclear genes encoding components of the oxidative phosphorylation (OxPhos) machinery from both Arabidopsis and riceDownstream2643
Motif_618MYB1ATMYB recognition site found in the promoters of the dehydration-responsive gene rd22 and many other genes in ArabidopsisDownstream2682
Motif_630WBOXNTCHN48W box identified in the region between -125 and -69 of a tobacco class I basic chitinase gene CHN48; NtWRKY1, NtWRKY2 and NtWRKY4 bound to W box; NtWRKYs possibly involved in elicitor-respsonsive transcription of defense genes in tobaccoUpstream-1393
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 ABREUpstream-1404
Motif_653INTRONLOWER3' intron-exon splice junctions; Plant intron lower sequence; Consensus sequence for plant intronsUpstream-1402
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 expressionDownstream2689
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 expressionDownstream2563
Motif_689ANAC092NAC Transcription Factor ORE1 and Senescence-Induced BIFUNCTIONAL NUCLEASE1 (BFN1) Constitute a Regulatory Cascade in ArabidopsisUpstream-216
Motif_85SORLIP5ATone of Sequences Over-Represented in Light-Induced Promoters (SORLIPs) in Arabidopsis; Computationally identified phyA-induced motifs; Over-represented in both light-induced cotyledon-specific and root-specific genes; Identification of key promoter motifs involved in the network of light-regulated gene expression by combined analysis of genomic sequence and microarray dataUpstream-383