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Gene Family: Glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferases/xylosyltransferases (GCNT, XYLT)

A subset of : Glycosyltransferases

Genes contained within the family: 8

Approved Symbol Approved Name Previous Symbols Synonyms Chromosome
GCNT1 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 1, core 2 NACGT2 C2GNT, NAGCT2 9q21.13
GCNT2 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 2, I-branching enzyme (I blood group) NACGT1, II, GCNT5, CCAT IGNT, NAGCT1, bA421M1.1, bA360O19.2, ULG3 6p24.3-p24.2
GCNT3 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 3, mucin type C2GnT-M, C2/4GnT, C2GnT2 15q22.2
GCNT4 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 4, core 2 C2GNT3 5q13.3
GCNT6 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase 6 bA421M1.3 6p24.2
GCNT7 glucosaminyl (N-acetyl) transferase family member 7 C20orf105 dJ1153D9.2 20q13.31
XYLT1 xylosyltransferase 1 XT-I, PXYLT1 16p12.3
XYLT2 xylosyltransferase 2 XT-II, PXYLT2 17q21.33

Comments

These genes belong to GlycosylTransferase Family 14 in the CAZy enzyme classification scheme.