IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature

EC 2.4.2.38

Accepted name: glycoprotein 2-β-D-xylosyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-D-xylose + N4-{N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→3)-[N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→6)]-β-D-mannosyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl}asparagine = UDP + N4-{N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→3)-[N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→6)]-[β-D-xylosyl-(1→2)]-β-D-mannosyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl}asparagine

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Other name(s): β1,2-xylosyltransferase

Systematic name: UDP-D-xylose:glycoprotein (D-xylose to the 3,6-disubstituted mannose of N4-{N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→3)-[N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→2)-α-D-mannosyl-(1→6)]-β-D-mannosyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl-(1→4)-N-acetyl-β-D-glucosaminyl}asparagine) 2-β-D-xylosyltransferase

Comments: Specific for N-linked oligosaccharides (N-glycans).

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 141256-56-6

References:

1. Zeng, Y., Bannon, G., Thomas, V.H., Rice, K., Drake, R. and Elbein, A. Purification and specificity of β1,2-xylosyltransferase, an enzyme that contributes to the allergenicity of some plant proteins. J. Biol. Chem. 272 (1997) 31340-31347. [PMID: 9395463]

2. Strasser, R., Mucha, J., Mach, L., Altmann, F., Wilson, I.B., Glössl, J. and Steinkellner, H. Molecular cloning and functional expression of β1,2-xylosyltransferase cDNA from Arabidopsis thaliana. FEBS Lett. 472 (2000) 105-108. [PMID: 10781814]

[EC 2.4.2.38 created 2001]


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