galactosyltransferase


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galactosyltransferase

/ga·lac·to·syl·trans·fer·ase/ (gal″ak-to″sil-trans´fer-ās) any of a group of enzymes that transfer a galactose radical from a donor to an acceptor molecule.
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Identification and characterization of large galactosyltransferase gene families: Galactosyltransferases for all functions.
Structure-based design of beta 1,4 galactosyltransferase I (beta 4Gal-T1) with equally efficient N-acetyl galactosaminyl transferase activity: point mutation broadens beta 4Gal-T1 donor specificity.
Cloning, functional expression, and characterization of the raffinose oligosaccharide chain elongation enzyme, galactan:galactan galactosyltransferase, from common bugle leaves.
Madson M, Dunand C, Li XM, Verma R, Vanzin GF, Calplan J, Shoue DA, Carpita NC, Reiter WD (2003) The MUR3 gene of Arabidopsis encodes a xyloglucan galactosyltransferase that is evolutionarily related to animal exostosins.
Soybean galactinol synthase (GmGolS, UDP-galactose:myo-inositol galactosyltransferase, EC 2.
The gene makes an enzyme, alpha 1,3 galactosyltransferase, responsible for the overwhelming immune response that occurs when a pig's organ is placed inside a human.
1999) Human homolog of Caenorhabdiitis elegans sqv-3 gene is galactosyltransferase I involved in the biosynthesis of the glycosaminoglycan-protein linkage region of proteoglycans.
Sperm plasma membrane remodeling during spermiogenic maturation in men: relationship among plasma membrane beat 1,4 galactosyltransferase, cytoplasmic creatine phosphokinase and creatine phosphokinase isoform ratios.
Ganglioside-like LOSs are synthesized by sialyltransferase Cst-II, N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase CgtA and galactosyltransferase CgtB.
elegans exceptionally possesses three distinct human Ugcg orthologs, cgt-1, cgt-2, and cgt-3 (cgt is not ceramide galactosyltransferase gene in mammals).