Ceramide glucosyltransferase (IPR025993)

Short name: Ceramide_glucosylTrfase

Overlapping homologous superfamilies

Family relationships


This is a family of ceramide beta-glucosyltransferases (EC:, which catalyse the transfer of glucose to ceramide, the first glycosylation step in glycosphingolipid biosynthesis [PMID: 8643456, PMID: 10393098]. They belong to the glycosyl transferase family 21.

GO terms

Biological Process

No terms assigned in this category.

Molecular Function

GO:0016757 transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups

Cellular Component

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Contributing signatures

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