Acronym Definition
cab chlorophyll a/b binding
CAD cinnamyl alcohol delydrogenase
CaM calmodulin
CaMV Cauliflower Mosaic Virus
CaOpt1p OPTs of Candida albicans
CAPS Cleaved Amplified Polymorphic Sequences
CA-Rop2 constitutively active form
CAS Arabidopsis oxidosqualenecycloartenol synthase
CAX1 Calcium exchanger 1
CAX2 Calcium exchanger 2
CBF C-repeat binding factor
CBP CaM-binding proteins
CBY57 cyclase-deficient strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae
CCA1 circadian clock associated
CCR cinnamoyl CoA reductase
CCS Copper chaperone for superoxide dismutase
Ccs capsanthin-capsorubin synthase
CD3 Center for Discovery of Drugs and Diagnostics
CDC Cell Division Cycle
CDK cyclin-dependent kinases
cDNAs complementary DNAs
CEA Commissariat a l'Energie Atomique
CENP Centromere-associated proteins (CENP-A, CENP-B, and CENP-C)
CER eceriferum
CeRHs Caenorhabditis elegans genes
CesAs cellulose synthases
Cf Cladosporium fulcatum resistance gene
CHS chalcone synthase
cim constitutive immunity mutants
CIMAP Central Institute for Medicinal and Aromatic Plants
ckh cytokinin hypersensitive
CKI1 Cytokinin-Independent 1
CKI1 cytokinin insensitive
4CL 4-counmarate CoA ligase
CLF Curly leaf
CLV2 Cf-9 and Clavata2
CLX Cre/loxP*
cM centiMorgans
CMA Center for Molecular Agriculture
CMS cytoplasmic male-sterility
Cn calcineurin
CNS Centre National de Sequençage
CNX Calnexin
COG Cluster of Orthologous Groups
Col-0 Columbia
CONTIG contiguous (overlapping) fingerprint clones
CP capsid protein
CPCB Center for Plant Cel Biology, University of California, Riverside
CPP1 Constitutive photomorphogenic1 protein
Cre See Lox
CRIB Centro de Reuniones Internacionales sobre Biologia
CRIS Current Information Research System
cRNA complementary RNA
CRT carotenoid
CRT C-repeat
cry cryptochrome
CRZ calcineurin responsive zinc-finger
CSHL Cold Spring Harbor Laboratory
CSI chromosaponin I
CSIRO Commonwealth Scientific and Industrial Research Organisation
CSSs Chromosome Substitution Strains
CTPP carboxy-terminal propeptide
CTR1 constitutive triple-response regulator
CTS Camatose
CTs Condensed tannins
Cvi-0 Cape Verde Islands (an Arabidopsis ecotype}
CVP Cotyledon Vascular Pattern
CUT1 cutinase
CuZnSOD copper-zinc superoxide dismutase