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Research Article

Redundant and Specific Roles of the ARGONAUTE Proteins AGO1 and ZLL in Development and Small RNA-Directed Gene Silencing

  • Allison C. Mallory equal contributor mail,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Allison C. Mallory, Annika Hinze

    amallory@versailles.inra.fr (ACM); laux@biologie.uni-freiburg.de (TL)

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Annika Hinze equal contributor,

    equal contributor Contributed equally to this work with: Allison C. Mallory, Annika Hinze

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Matthew R. Tucker,

    Affiliation: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

    Current address: CSIRO Plant Industry, Glen Osmond, SA, Australia

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  • Nicolas Bouché,

    Affiliation: Station de Génétique et d'Amélioration des Plantes, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Virginie Gasciolli,

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Taline Elmayan,

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Dominique Lauressergues,

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

    Current address: UMR 5546 CNRS/Univ Toulouse III, Surfaces Cellulaires et Signalisation chez les Végétaux, Pôle de Biotechnologie Végétal, Auzeville, Castanet Tolosan Cedex, France

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  • Vincent Jauvion,

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Hervé Vaucheret,

    Affiliation: Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France

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  • Thomas Laux mail

    amallory@versailles.inra.fr (ACM); laux@biologie.uni-freiburg.de (TL)

    Affiliations: Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany, Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

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  • Published: September 18, 2009
  • DOI: 10.1371/journal.pgen.1000646

About the Authors

Allison C. Mallory, Virginie Gasciolli, Taline Elmayan, Dominique Lauressergues, Vincent Jauvion, Hervé Vaucheret
Laboratoire de Biologie Cellulaire, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France
Annika Hinze, Matthew R. Tucker, Thomas Laux
Faculty of Biology, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany
Nicolas Bouché
Station de Génétique et d'Amélioration des Plantes, Institut Jean-Pierre Bourgin, INRA, Versailles Cedex, France
Thomas Laux
Freiburg Institute of Advanced Studies, University of Freiburg, Freiburg, Germany

Corresponding Authors

Competing Interests

The authors have declared that no competing interests exist.

Author Contributions

Conceived and designed the experiments: ACM AH MRT HV TL. Performed the experiments: ACM AH MRT NB VG TE DL VJ. Analyzed the data: ACM AH MRT HV TL. Wrote the paper: ACM HV TL.