Lactose Synthase

Known as: UDPgalactose:D-glucose 4-beta-D-galactosyltransferase, Synthase, Lactose, Synthetase, Lactose 
An enzyme complex that catalyzes the transfer of GALACTOSE from UDP GALACTOSE to GLUCOSE, forming LACTOSE. The enzyme complex is composed of a B… (More)
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2013
2013
As the main precursor for lactose synthesis, large amounts of glucose are required by lactating dairy cows. Milk yield greatly… (More)
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2001
2001
The lactose synthase (LS) enzyme is a 1:1 complex of a catalytic component, beta1,4-galactosyltransferse (beta4Gal-T1) and a… (More)
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2000
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2000
In this study alpha-lactalbumin was converted from the regular, native state to a folding variant with altered biological… (More)
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1996
1996
BACKGROUND The regulation of milk lactose biosynthesis is highly dependent on the action of a specifier protein, alpha… (More)
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1994
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1994
alpha-Lactalbumin is an abundant milk-specific calcium metalloprotein which has an evolutionary relationship to lysozyme. It… (More)
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1979
1979
The mammary glands of euthyroid female C3H/HeN mice undergo a series of morphological changes during development. In glands from… (More)
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1977
1977
1. UDP-galactose utilization by isolated Golgi vesicles or rat mammary gland synthesizing lactose causes accumulation of UMP but… (More)
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1975
1975
The cross-linking of the two components of lactose synthetase, alpha-lactalbumin and a galactosyltransferase, with… (More)
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1967
1967
The B protein, a subunit of lactose synthetase (EC 2.4.1. c), was crystallized from bovine skim milk and bovine mammary tissue… (More)
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