ALG1

(redirected from asparagine-linked glycosylation 1 homolog)

ALG1

A gene on chromosome 16p13.3 that encodes an enzyme that catalyses the first mannosylation step in the biosynthesis of lipid-linked oligosaccharides.

Molecular pathology
ALG1 is mutated in congenital disorder of glycosylation type Ik (CDGIk).
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