- Lactosylceramide beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase
enzymology, a lactosylceramide beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase (EC number|22.214.171.124) is an enzymethat catalyzes the chemical reaction
:UDP-galactose + D-galactosyl-1,4-beta-D-glucosyl-R UDP + D-galactosyl-1,3-beta-D-galactosyl-1,4-beta-D-glucosyl-R
This enzyme belongs to the family of
glycosyltransferases, specifically the hexosyltransferases. The systematic name of this enzyme class is UDP-galactose:D-galactosyl-1,4-beta-D-glucosyl-R beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase. Other names in common use include uridine diphosphogalactose-lactosylceramide, and beta1->3-galactosyltransferase.
CAS registry numberfor this enzyme class is CAS registry|106769-64-6."
Gene Ontology (GO) codes
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