A4galt | GeneID:63888 | Rattus norvegicus

Gene Summary

[ - ] NCBI Entrez Gene

Gene ID 63888 Official Symbol A4galt
Locus N/A Gene Type protein-coding
Synonyms Gb3
Full Name alpha 1,4-galactosyltransferase
Description alpha 1,4-galactosyltransferase
Chromosome 7q34
Also Known As Gb3 synthase
Summary transfers a UDP-sugar in an alpha1, 4-linkage to a beta-linked Gal found in mucin [RGD]

Orthologs and Paralogs

[ - ] Homologs - NCBI's HomoloGene Group: 9690

ID Symbol Protein Species
GeneID:33512 alpha4GT1 NP_608737.1 Drosophila melanogaster
GeneID:43124 alpha4GT2 NP_651434.2 Drosophila melanogaster
GeneID:53947 A4GALT NP_059132.1 Homo sapiens
GeneID:63888 A4galt NP_071576.1 Rattus norvegicus
GeneID:239559 A4galt NP_001004150.1 Mus musculus
GeneID:418223 A4GALT XP_416448.2 Gallus gallus
GeneID:470230 A4GALT NP_001009123.1 Pan troglodytes
GeneID:481222 A4GALT XP_538343.2 Canis lupus familiaris
GeneID:1277725 AgaP_AGAP008258 XP_317211.2 Anopheles gambiae
GeneID:3291688 AgaP_AGAP008260 XP_555205.1 Anopheles gambiae

Gene Classification

[ - ] Gene Ontology

IDCategoryGO Term
GO:0005794 Component Golgi apparatus
GO:0000139 Component Golgi membrane
GO:0005795 Component Golgi stack
GO:0016021 Component integral to membrane
GO:0016020 Component membrane
GO:0005624 Component membrane fraction
GO:0008378 Function galactosyltransferase activity
GO:0050512 Function lactosylceramide 4-alpha-galactosyltransferase activity
GO:0016757 Function transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups
GO:0008610 Process lipid biosynthetic process
GO:0007009 Process plasma membrane organization

RefSeq Isoforms

[ - ] RefSeq Annotation and UniProt Database

No. RefSeq RNA RefSeq Protein UniProt Equivalent
1 NM_022240  UCSC Browser NP_071576

Transcript Sequences

[ - ] Transcript Accession Number Cloud [ GenBank ]

Protein Sequences

[ - ] Protein Accession Number Cloud [ GenPept ]

Transcript Cluster

[ - ] NCBI's UniGene

Selected Publications

[ - ] Gene-related publications indexed at PubMed

  1. [ + ] Strausberg RL, et al. (2002) "Generation and initial analysis of more than 15,000 full-length human and mouse cDNA sequences." Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 99(26):16899-16903. PMID:12477932
  2. [ + ] Keusch JJ, et al. (2000) "Cloning of Gb3 synthase, the key enzyme in globo-series glycosphingolipid synthesis, predicts a family of alpha 1, 4-glycosyltransferases conserved in plants, insects, and mammals." J Biol Chem. 275(33):25315-25321. PMID:10854428