Ceramide Glucosyltransferase, human

Known as: EC 2.4.1.80, Glucosylceramide Synthase, UDP-Glucose:N-Acylsphingosine D-Glucosyltransferase 
Ceramide glucosyltransferase (394 aa, ~45 kDa) is encoded by the human UGCG gene. This protein is involved in the glycosylation of N-acylsphingosine.

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1981-2017
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2011
2011
Ceramide glucosyltransferase (Ugcg) [uridine diphosphate (UDP)-glucose:N-acylsphingosine D-glucosyltransferase or UDP-glucose… (More)
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2008
2008
Abnormal increase in native long-chain ceramides (lcCer) in AD implicates roles in neuronal atrophy and cognitive dysfunction… (More)
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2005
2005
The glycosyltransferase family 21 (GT21) includes both enzymes of eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms. Many of the eukaryotic… (More)
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1998
1998
Ceramide glucosyltransferase (glucosylceramide synthase, GlcT-1, EC 2.4.1.80) catalyzes the first step in glycosphingolipid… (More)
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1998
1998
Ceramide glucosyltransferase (EC 2.4.1.80) catalyzes the first glycosylation step of glycosphingolipid (GSL) synthesis, the… (More)
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1998
1998
Glucosylceramide (GlcCer) is a major glycosphingolipid component of epidermis, which is thought to be related to the barrier… (More)
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1996
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1996
We have isolated a cDNA encoding human ceramide glucosyltransferase (glucosylceramide synthase, UDP-glucose:N-acylsphingosine D… (More)
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1996
1996
We present a method for solubilizing and purifying UDP-Glc:ceramide glucosyltransferase (EC 2.4.1.80; glucosylceramide synthase… (More)
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1994
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1994
Mouse B16 melanoma cell line, GM-95 (formerly designated as MEC-4), deficient in sialyllactosylceramide was examined for its… (More)
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1982
1982
Changes in the activities of UDP-galactose:ceramide galactosyltransferase (CGalT, EC 2.4.1.45), UDP-glucose:ceramide… (More)
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