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Lactose Synthesis Pathway

Known as: lactose biosynthetic process, lactose formation, lactose anabolism 
The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of lactose, the disaccharide galactopyranosyl-glucose. [GOC:go_curators]
National Institutes of Health

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Highly Cited
2008
Highly Cited
2008
Feed restriction and once-daily milking (ODM) reduce milk yield in dairy cows and the amount of glucose taken up by the mammary… Expand
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Review
2002
Review
2002
  • T. Hennet
  • Cellular and Molecular Life Sciences CMLS
  • 2002
  • Corpus ID: 28438726
Abstract: Galactose is transferred via several linkages to acceptor structures by galactosyltransferase enzymes. In prokaryotes… Expand
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Highly Cited
2002
Highly Cited
2002
The effect of intestinal glucose supply on whole body rate of glucose appearance (WBGRa) and mammary utilization of glucose was… Expand
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Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
BACKGROUND The regulation of milk lactose biosynthesis is highly dependent on the action of a specifier protein, alpha… Expand
Highly Cited
1996
Highly Cited
1996
beta1,4-Galactosyltransferase (beta4-GT) is a constitutively expressed enzyme that synthesizes the beta4-N-acetyllactosamine… Expand
Highly Cited
1988
Highly Cited
1988
Effects of bovine somatotropin (bST) on irreversible loss rate (ILR) and oxidation rate of glucose and nonesterified fatty acids… Expand
Review
1980
Review
1980
Elucidation of the details of lactose synthesis, in particular its dependence upon alpha-lactalbumin and its location within the… Expand
Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Galactosyltransferase, which functions as the catalytic component of lactose synthase and in the glycosylation of glycoproteins… Expand
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Highly Cited
1976
Highly Cited
1976
Initial rate parameters obtained with bovine galactosyltransferase at saturating Mn2+ concentrations, and a variety of acceptors… Expand
Highly Cited
1973
Highly Cited
1973
1. Mammary-tissue biopsies were obtained from multiparous cows at 30 and 7 days pre partum and 7 and 40 days post partum… Expand