EC 2.4.1.137 - sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-α-galactosyltransferase

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EC 2.4.1.137

Names

Accepted name:
sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-α-galactosyltransferase
Other names:
FPS
UDP-galactose, sn-3-glycerol phosphate:1→2' galactosyltransferase
UDP-galactose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate-2-D-galactosyl transferase
UDPgalactose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-α-D-galactosyltransferase
floridoside phosphate synthase
floridoside phosphate synthetase
floridoside-phosphate synthase
UDP-galactose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-α-D-galactosyltransferase
Systematic name:
UDP-α-D-galactose:sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 2-α-D-galactosyltransferase

Reaction

Comments:

The product is hydrolysed by a phosphatase to floridoside (cf. EC 2.4.1.96 sn-glycerol-3-phosphate 1-galactosyltransferase).

Links to other databases

Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047221
CAS Registry Number: 80747-34-8

References

  1. Gray, N.C.C. and Strickland, K.P.
    The purification and characterization of a phospholipase A2 activity from the 106,000 x g pellet (microsomal fraction) of bovine brain acting on phosphatidylinositol.
    Can. J. Biochem. 60 : 108-117 (1982). [PMID: 7083039]

[EC 2.4.1.137 created 1984]