Aliases for B3GNT7 Gene
External Ids for B3GNT7 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for B3GNT7 Gene
GeneCards Summary for B3GNT7 Gene
B3GNT7 (UDP-GlcNAc:BetaGal Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Glycosaminoglycan metabolism and Keratan sulfate/keratin metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups and galactosyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is B3GNT5.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for B3GNT7 Gene
May be involved in keratane sulfate biosynthesis. Transfers N-acetylgalactosamine on to keratan sulfate-related glycans. May play a role in preventing cells from migrating out of the original tissues and invading surrounding tissues.