FUT8

(redirected from GDP-fucose-glycoprotein fucosyltransferase)

FUT8

A gene on chromosome 14q24.3 that encodes a fucosyltransferase that catalyses the transfer of fucose from GDP-fucose to N-linked type complex glycopeptides.

Molecular pathology
FUT8 expression may contribute to the metastatic potential of malignant cells.