EC - Glycosaminoglycan galactosyltransferase

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Accepted name:
glycosaminoglycan galactosyltransferase
Other names:
UDP-galactose:glycosaminoglycan D-galactosyltransferase
uridine diphosphogalactose-mucopolysaccharide galactosyltransferase
Systematic name:
UDP-α-D-galactose:glycosaminoglycan D-galactosyltransferase



Involved in the biosynthesis of galactose-containing glycosaminoglycan of Dictyostelium discoideum.

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Enzymes and pathways: NC-IUBMB , BRENDA , ExplorEnz , ENZYME@ExPASy , KEGG , MetaCyc , UniPathway
Structural data: CSA , EC2PDB
Gene Ontology: GO:0047271
CAS Registry Number: 51004-28-5


  1. Sussman, M. and Osborn, M.J.
    UDP-glucose polysaccharide transferase in the cellular slime mold Dictyostelium discoideum: appearance and dissappearance of activity during cell differentiation.
    Proc. Natl. Acad. Sci. USA 52 : 81-87 (1964).

[EC created 1972, modified 1980]