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Galactocerebrosidase, human

Known as: Galactosylceramide Beta-Galactosidase, Galactocerebroside Beta-Galactosidase, EC 3.2.1.46 
Galactocerebrosidase (685 aa, ~77 kDa) is encoded by the human GALC gene. This protein is involved in hydrolysis of galactose ester bonds of… 
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2018
2018
PurposeNewborn screening for Krabbe disease (KD) originated in New York State in 2006 but has proven to have a high false… 
2007
2007
Tandem mass spectrometry has been used for determinations of enzyme activities in biological samples. Activities in rehydrated… 
Review
2005
Review
2005
Galactosylcerebroside is known to be overexpressed upon the cellular surface of a variety of cancers. In squamous cell carcinomas… 
Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
Globoid cell leukodystrophy (Krabbe disease) is characterized by the accumulation of a toxic metabolite, psychosine… 
2001
2001
BACKGROUND Diagnosis of Niemann-Pick (A and B) and Krabbe diseases is achieved by measurement of the lysosomal enzymes acid… 
2000
2000
Krabbe’s disease or globoid-cell leukodystrophy is an autosomal recessive disorder caused by a mutation of the galactocerebroside… 
Highly Cited
1993
Highly Cited
1993