EC 2.4.1.37 - Fucosylgalactoside 3-α-galactosyltransferase

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IntEnz Enzyme Nomenclature
EC 2.4.1.37

Names

Accepted name:
fucosylgalactoside 3-α-galactosyltransferase
Other names:
UDPgalactose:O-α-L-fucosyl(1→2)D-galactose α-D-galactosyltransferase
UDPgalactose:α-L-fucosyl-(1→2)-D-galactoside 3-α-D-galactosyltransferase
UDPgalactose:glycoprotein-α-L-fucosyl-(1,2)-D-galactose 3-α-D-galactosyltransferase
[blood group substance] α-galactosyltransferase
blood-group substance B-dependent galactosyltransferase
glycoprotein-fucosylgalactoside α-galactosyltransferase
histo-blood group B transferase
histo-blood substance B-dependent galactosyltransferase
blood-group substance α-dependent galactosyltransferase
histo-blood substance α-dependent galactosyltransferase
fucosylglycoprotein 3-α-galactosyltransferase
B transferase
UDP-galactose:α-L-fucosyl-1,2-D-galactoside 3-α-D-galactosyltransferase
UDP-galactose:α-L-fucosyl-(1→2)-D-galactoside 3-α-D-galactosyltransferase
Systematic name:
UDP-α-D-galactose:α-L-fucosyl-(1→2)-D-galactoside 3-α-D-galactosyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

Acts on blood group substance, and can use a number of 2-fucosyl-galactosides as acceptors.

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0004381
CAS Registry Number: 37257-33-3
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

References

  1. Race, C., Ziderman, D. and Watkins, W.M.
    An α-D-galactosyltransferase associated with the blood-group B character.
    Biochem. J. 107: 733-735 (1968).

[EC 2.4.1.37 created 1972, modified 1999, modified 2002]