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glycosyltransferase

Definitions

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  • n. Any of several enzymes that catalyze the transfer of glycosyl groups between biological molecules, especially during the biosynthesis of glycoproteins

Etymologies

glycosyl +‎ transferase (Wiktionary)

Examples

  • We show that the murine GlcNAcT-IVa glycosyltransferase is required for Glut-2 residency on the β cell surface by constructing a cell-type- and glycoprotein-specific N-glycan ligand for pancreatic lectin receptors.

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  • Structural and mechanistic basis for a new mode of glycosyltransferase inhibition

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  • Additionally, a total of 150 cytochrome P450 (CYP450) and 235 glycosyltransferase unique sequences were found in the 454 cDNA library, some of which encode enzymes responsible for the conversion of the ginsenoside backbone into the various ginsenosides.

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  • Increasing Chemical Stability and Delivery of Small RNAs in Environmental Applications Self-poisoning of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by targeting GlgE in an α-glucan pathway Dioxygenases catalyze the O-demethylation steps of morphine biosynthesis in opium poppy Glycopeptide-specific monoclonal antibodies suggest new roles for O-GlcNAc Structural and mechanistic basis for a new mode of glycosyltransferase inhibition

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  • Self-poisoning of Mycobacterium tuberculosis by targeting GlgE in an α-glucan pathway Dioxygenases catalyze the O-demethylation steps of morphine biosynthesis in opium poppy Glycopeptide-specific monoclonal antibodies suggest new roles for O-GlcNAc Structural and mechanistic basis for a new mode of glycosyltransferase inhibition

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  • Possibilities include not only differences in the intrinsic affinity of Notch1 for various ligands, but also variation in ligand expression level, differential modulation of ligand affinity by glycosyltransferase modification of Notch1, variable ligand-mediated cis-inhibition in Notch-expressing cells, etc.

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  • Moloney DJ, Panin VM, Johnston SH, Chen J, Shao L, et al. (2000) Fringe is a glycosyltransferase that modifies Notch.

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  • Jafar-Nejad H, Takeuchi H, Rajan A, Ibrani D, et al. (2008) Rumi is a CAP10 domain glycosyltransferase that modifies Notch and is required for Notch signaling.

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  • Thomsson KA, Hinojosa-Kurtzberg M, Axelsson KA, Domino SE, Lowe JB, et al. (2002) Intestinal mucins from cystic fibrosis mice show increased fucosylation due to an induced Fucalpha1-2 glycosyltransferase.

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  • Tauch A, Puhler A, Kalinowski J (2006) The Corynebacterium glutamicum gene pmt encoding a glycosyltransferase related to eukaryotic protein -

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