Basic mutant information   
Mutant name 35S::BiP
Mutant/Transgenic transgenic
Ecotype soybean(Glycine max cv. Conquista)
Mutagenesis type transgene
(Semi-)Dominant/Recessive dominant
Description BiP overexpressing tobacco and soybean showed delayed leaf senescence during drought. BiP antisense tobacco plants, conversely, showed advanced leaf senescence.
1: Valente MA, Faria JA, Soares-Ramos JR, Reis PA, Pinheiro GL, Piovesan ND, Morais AT, Menezes CC, Cano MA, Fietto LG, Loureiro ME, Arag„o FJ, Fontes EP
The ER luminal binding protein (BiP) mediates an increase in drought tolerance in soybean and delays drought-induced leaf senescence in soybean and tobacco.
J. Exp. Bot. 2009;60(2):533-46

Mutated genes   
GenBank ID AF031241
Alias soyBiPD
Organism Soybean (Glycine max)
Description The ER-resident molecular chaperone BiP (binding protein).
Phenotype information   
Stress induced senescenceChlorophyll contenthigh