glycosyltransferase


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gly·co·syl·trans·fer·ase

(glī'kō-sil-trans'fĕr-ās),
Any enzyme (EC subclass 2.4) transferring glycosyl groups from one compound to another.
Synonym(s): transglycosylase

gly·co·syl·trans·fer·ase

(glī-kō'sil-trans'fĕr-ās)
Any enzyme (EC subclass 2.4) that transfers glycosyl groups from one compound to another.
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coli LpxB, which was generated by the mutation of a surface-exposed hydrophobic patch, showed that LpxB forms a glycosyltransferase B (GT-B) dimer with a unique C-terminal swap wherein the last 87 residues of one subunit complete the fold of the opposite subunit (Figure 9) [62-64].
This issue was explained by modulation of von-Willebrand Factor (vWF) by A and B glycosyltransferase [5].
The modification of ganglioside expression in oncogenesis is mainly associated with altered glycosyltransferase and sialyltransferase activities [50].
It reported that deficiency of the [beta]1,4GalT1 glycosyltransferase in genetic remodeling mouse could cause IgAN.
Wen et al., "Identification of the two glycosyltransferase genes responsible for the difference between Escherichia coli O107 and O117 O-antigens," Glycobiology, vol.
NL119 is an ST1 strain one of the types hazardous to humans, but one that has lost the capsule because of a point mutation that occurred at nt 490 (T490C, Cysl64Arg) of a glycosyltransferase gene (cps2F) (Table; Figure 1, panel A) (4).
The ABO gene encodes a glycosyltransferase with three mainvariant alleles (A, B, and O) with different substrate specificities [Reid and Mohandas, 2004].
SOX9 transduction increases chondroitin sulfate synthesis in cultured human articular chondrocytes without altering glycosyltransferase and sulfotransferase transcription.
Rational design of cyclodextrin glycosyltransferase from Bacillus circulans strain 251 to increase alpha-cyclodextrin production.
Bellbrook added that the new Transcreener UDP TR-FRET Assay will better serve a growing need for robust, HTS-proven glycosyltransferase assays for drug discovery.
These SNPs, rs6976 and rs11177, lie in the 3'UTR of glycosyltransferase 8 domain containing 1 (GLT8D1) and in the coding region of guanine nucleotide binding protein-like 3 (GNL3 or nucleostemin), respectively.