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Aliases for B3GNT7 Gene

Aliases for B3GNT7 Gene

  • UDP-GlcNAc:BetaGal Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7 2 3
  • Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7 3 4
  • Beta-1,3-Gn-T7 3 4
  • Beta3Gn-T7 3 4
  • BGnT-7 3 4
  • Beta 1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7 3
  • EC 2.4.1.- 4
  • Beta3GnT7 3
  • EC 2.4.1 64

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Summaries 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 Disease and Metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include 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.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for B3GNT7 Gene

Genomics for B3GNT7 Gene

Genomic Location for B3GNT7 Gene

231,395,543 bp from pter
231,401,164 bp from pter
5,622 bases
Plus strand

Genomic View for B3GNT7 Gene

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Cytogenetic band:
Genomic Location for B3GNT7 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for B3GNT7 Gene

Regulatory Elements for B3GNT7 Gene

Proteins for B3GNT7 Gene

  • Protein details for B3GNT7 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Recommended name:
    UDP-GlcNAc:betaGal beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7
    Protein Accession:
    Secondary Accessions:
    • B3KWY4
    • B7WNP0

    Protein attributes for B3GNT7 Gene

    401 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    45987 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    No Data Available

neXtProt entry for B3GNT7 Gene

Proteomics data for B3GNT7 Gene at MOPED

Selected DME Specific Peptides for B3GNT7 Gene

Post-translational modifications for B3GNT7 Gene

  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus
  • Glycosylation at Asn88, Asn94, Asn214, and Asn391

Other Protein References for B3GNT7 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
Reactome Protein details:
REFSEQ proteins:

Domains for B3GNT7 Gene

Gene Families for B3GNT7 Gene

  • B3GT :Beta 3-glycosyltransferases

Protein Domains for B3GNT7 Gene


  • Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 31 family.:
    • Q8NFL0
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Function for B3GNT7 Gene

Molecular function for B3GNT7 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function: 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.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for B3GNT7 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for B3GNT7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008378 galactosyltransferase activity IEA --
GO:0016757 transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups --
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Phenotypes for B3GNT7 Gene

GenomeRNAi human phenotypes for B3GNT7:
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No data available for Animal Models , miRNA , Transcription Factor Targeting and HOMER Transcription for B3GNT7 Gene

Localization for B3GNT7 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for B3GNT7 Gene

Golgi apparatus membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein.

Subcellular locations from

Jensen Localization Image for B3GNT7 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for B3GNT7 gene
Compartment Confidence
golgi apparatus 5
extracellular 2
endoplasmic reticulum 1
lysosome 1
nucleus 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for B3GNT7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0000139 Golgi membrane TAS --
GO:0016020 membrane --
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways for B3GNT7 Gene

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Pathways by source for B3GNT7 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q8NFL0-B3GN7_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Protein modification; protein glycosylation

Interacting Proteins for B3GNT7 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for B3GNT7 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0005975 carbohydrate metabolic process TAS --
GO:0006486 protein glycosylation --
GO:0006493 protein O-linked glycosylation TAS --
GO:0016266 O-glycan processing TAS --
GO:0018146 keratan sulfate biosynthetic process TAS --
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Compounds for B3GNT7 Gene

(2) HMDB Compounds for B3GNT7 Gene

Compound Synonyms Cas Number PubMed IDs
  • Kerato sulfate
  • 2-Acetamido-2-desoxy-b-D-talofuranose
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Transcripts for B3GNT7 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for B3GNT7 Gene

Unigene Clusters for B3GNT7 Gene

UDP-GlcNAc:betaGal beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase 7:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for B3GNT7 Gene

No ASD Table

Relevant External Links for B3GNT7 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for

Expression for B3GNT7 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for B3GNT7 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for B3GNT7 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Colon - Transverse (7.6).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression from ProteomicsDB, PaxDb, and MOPED for B3GNT7 Gene

SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for B3GNT7 Gene Hs.299329

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Orthologs for B3GNT7 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for B3GNT7 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia B3GNT7 36
  • 98.87 (n)
  • 98.69 (a)
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia B3GNT7 36
  • 85.54 (n)
  • 84.29 (a)
B3GNT7 37
  • 81 (a)
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia B3GNT7 36
  • 89.28 (n)
  • 89.28 (a)
B3GNT7 37
  • 89 (a)
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia B3gnt7 36
  • 82.45 (n)
  • 86.15 (a)
B3gnt7 16
B3gnt7 37
  • 86 (a)
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia B3GNT7 37
  • 76 (a)
(Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
Mammalia B3GNT7 37
  • 75 (a)
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia B3gnt7 36
  • 82.28 (n)
  • 85.64 (a)
(Gallus gallus)
Aves B3GNT7 36
  • 69.46 (n)
  • 68.27 (a)
B3GNT7 37
  • 66 (a)
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia B3GNT7 37
  • 71 (a)
African clawed frog
(Xenopus laevis)
Amphibia Xl.2079 36
tropical clawed frog
(Silurana tropicalis)
Amphibia b3gnt7 36
  • 58.44 (n)
  • 61.21 (a)
Str.1901 36
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii b3gnt7 36
  • 64.5 (n)
  • 61.95 (a)
b3gnt7 37
  • 53 (a)
Species with no ortholog for B3GNT7:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African malaria mosquito (Anopheles gambiae)
  • Alicante grape (Vitis vinifera)
  • alpha proteobacteria (Wolbachia pipientis)
  • amoeba (Dictyostelium discoideum)
  • Archea (Pyrococcus horikoshii)
  • baker's yeast (Saccharomyces cerevisiae)
  • barley (Hordeum vulgare)
  • beta proteobacteria (Neisseria meningitidis)
  • bread mold (Neurospora crassa)
  • Chromalveolata (Phytophthora infestans)
  • common water flea (Daphnia pulex)
  • corn (Zea mays)
  • E. coli (Escherichia coli)
  • filamentous fungi (Aspergillus nidulans)
  • Firmicute bacteria (Streptococcus pneumoniae)
  • fission yeast (Schizosaccharomyces pombe)
  • fruit fly (Drosophila melanogaster)
  • green algae (Chlamydomonas reinhardtii)
  • honey bee (Apis mellifera)
  • K. lactis yeast (Kluyveromyces lactis)
  • loblloly pine (Pinus taeda)
  • malaria parasite (Plasmodium falciparum)
  • medicago trunc (Medicago Truncatula)
  • moss (Physcomitrella patens)
  • orangutan (Pongo pygmaeus)
  • pig (Sus scrofa)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona intestinalis)
  • sea squirt (Ciona savignyi)
  • sea urchin (Strongylocentrotus purpuratus)
  • sorghum (Sorghum bicolor)
  • soybean (Glycine max)
  • stem rust fungus (Puccinia graminis)
  • sugarcane (Saccharum officinarum)
  • thale cress (Arabidopsis thaliana)
  • tomato (Lycopersicon esculentum)
  • toxoplasmosis (Toxoplasma gondii)
  • Trichoplax (Trichoplax adhaerens)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for B3GNT7 Gene

Gene Tree for B3GNT7 (if available)
Gene Tree for B3GNT7 (if available)

Paralogs for B3GNT7 Gene

Selected SIMAP similar genes for B3GNT7 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for B3GNT7 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for B3GNT7 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 02 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type MAF
rs1055523 -- 231,400,928(+) TTATC(C/T)GTAAA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1055524 -- 231,400,935(+) TAAAT(C/T)CCAGA utr-variant-3-prime
rs1133924 -- 231,401,084(+) tagga(A/G)tttct utr-variant-3-prime
rs2290130 - 231,398,416(-) GGGGA(C/T)GTGGG missense, reference
rs3207324 -- 231,400,717(+) TATGG(A/T)ATGAG utr-variant-3-prime

Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for B3GNT7 Gene

Variant ID Type Subtype PubMed ID
nsv834566 CNV Loss 17160897
dgv4446n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv834567 CNV Gain 17160897
dgv4447n71 CNV Loss 21882294
nsv875965 CNV Gain 21882294

Relevant External Links for B3GNT7 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report

Disorders for B3GNT7 Gene

No disorders were found for B3GNT7 Gene.

No data available for UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for B3GNT7 Gene

Publications for B3GNT7 Gene

  1. A novel beta1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase involved in invasion of cancer cells as assayed in vitro. (PMID: 12061784) Kataoka K. … Huh N.-H. (Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 2002) 2 3 4
  2. Beta1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase-7 (beta3Gn-T7) acts efficiently on keratan sulfate-related glycans. (PMID: 14706853) Seko A. … Yamashita K. (FEBS Lett. 2004) 3 4
  3. Generation and annotation of the DNA sequences of human chromosomes 2 and 4. (PMID: 15815621) Hillier L.W. … Wilson R.K. (Nature 2005) 3 4
  4. Enzymes responsible for synthesis of corneal keratan sulfate glycosaminoglycans. (PMID: 17690104) Kitayama K. … Akama T.O. (J. Biol. Chem. 2007) 3
  5. Identification of heart rate-associated loci and their effects on cardiac conduction and rhythm disorders. (PMID: 23583979) den Hoed M. … Loos R.J. (Nat. Genet. 2013) 3

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