glucosylceramide beta-1-4-galactosyltransferasemedical dictionary

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<cell biology> Catalyses the formation of lactosylceramide from glucosylceramide and udp galactose; also uses dihexosides as acceptor

Registry number: EC 2.4.1.-

Synonyms: udpgalactose ceramide monohexoside galactosyltransferase, glccer galactosyltransferase, galt-2, udpgalactose-glucosylceramide beta-1-4-galactosyltransferase

(26 Jun 1999)