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Aliases for B3GNT8 Gene

Aliases for B3GNT8 Gene

  • UDP-GlcNAc:BetaGal Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8 2 3 5
  • UDP-Gal:BetaGal Beta 1,3-Galactosyltransferase Polypeptide 7 2 3
  • Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8 3 4
  • Beta-1,3-Gn-T8 3 4
  • Beta3Gn-T8 3 4
  • B3GALT7 3 4
  • BGALT15 3 4
  • BGnT-8 3 4
  • Beta1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8 3
  • Beta Galactosyltransferase BGALT15 3
  • EC 2.4.1.- 4

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Previous HGNC Symbols for B3GNT8 Gene

  • B3GALT7

Previous GeneCards Identifiers for B3GNT8 Gene

  • GC00U909458
  • GC19M046626
  • GC19M041935
  • GC19M038363

Summaries for B3GNT8 Gene

GeneCards Summary for B3GNT8 Gene

B3GNT8 (UDP-GlcNAc:BetaGal Beta-1,3-N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are O-linked glycosylation and Transport to the Golgi and subsequent modification. GO annotations related to this gene include galactosyltransferase activity and protein N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase activity. An important paralog of this gene is B3GNT5.

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for B3GNT8 Gene

  • Beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase that plays a role in the elongation of specific branch structures of multiantennary N-glycans. Has strong activity towards tetraantennary N-glycans and 2,6 triantennary glycans.

No data available for Entrez Gene Summary , Tocris Summary , Gene Wiki entry , PharmGKB "VIP" Summary , fRNAdb sequence ontologies and piRNA Summary for B3GNT8 Gene

Genomics for B3GNT8 Gene

Regulatory Elements for B3GNT8 Gene

Promoters for B3GNT8 Gene
Ensembl Regulatory Elements (ENSRs) TSS Distance (bp) Size (bp) Binding Sites for Transcription Factors within promoters

ENSRs around B3GNT8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Genomic Location for B3GNT8 Gene

Chromosome:
19
Start:
41,425,359 bp from pter
End:
41,428,856 bp from pter
Size:
3,498 bases
Orientation:
Minus strand

Genomic View for B3GNT8 Gene

Genes around B3GNT8 on UCSC Golden Path with GeneCards custom track

Cytogenetic band:
B3GNT8 Gene in genomic location: bands according to Ensembl, locations according to GeneLoc (and/or Entrez Gene and/or Ensembl if different)
Genomic Location for B3GNT8 Gene
GeneLoc Logo Genomic Neighborhood Exon StructureGene Density

RefSeq DNA sequence for B3GNT8 Gene

Proteins for B3GNT8 Gene

  • Protein details for B3GNT8 Gene (UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot)

    Protein Symbol:
    Q7Z7M8-B3GN8_HUMAN
    Recommended name:
    UDP-GlcNAc:betaGal beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8
    Protein Accession:
    Q7Z7M8

    Protein attributes for B3GNT8 Gene

    Size:
    397 amino acids
    Molecular mass:
    43396 Da
    Quaternary structure:
    • Interacts with B3GNT2; this interaction greatly increases B3GNT2 catalytic activity, independently of B3GNT8 enzymatic activity.

neXtProt entry for B3GNT8 Gene

Proteomics data for B3GNT8 Gene at MOPED

Post-translational modifications for B3GNT8 Gene

  • Glycosylation at Asn 57
  • Modification sites at PhosphoSitePlus

Other Protein References for B3GNT8 Gene

ENSEMBL proteins:
REFSEQ proteins:

No data available for DME Specific Peptides for B3GNT8 Gene

Domains & Families for B3GNT8 Gene

Gene Families for B3GNT8 Gene

Protein Domains for B3GNT8 Gene

Suggested Antigen Peptide Sequences for B3GNT8 Gene

Graphical View of Domain Structure for InterPro Entry

Q7Z7M8

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot:

B3GN8_HUMAN :
  • Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 31 family.
Family:
  • Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 31 family.
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Function for B3GNT8 Gene

Molecular function for B3GNT8 Gene

UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Function:
Beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase that plays a role in the elongation of specific branch structures of multiantennary N-glycans. Has strong activity towards tetraantennary N-glycans and 2,6 triantennary glycans.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Induction:
Up-regulated in colon cancer.

Enzyme Numbers (IUBMB) for B3GNT8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Molecular Function for B3GNT8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0008378 galactosyltransferase activity IEA --
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miRNA for B3GNT8 Gene

miRTarBase miRNAs that target B3GNT8

No data available for Human Phenotype Ontology , Animal Models , Transcription Factor Targets and HOMER Transcription for B3GNT8 Gene

Localization for B3GNT8 Gene

Subcellular locations from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for B3GNT8 Gene

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

Subcellular locations from

COMPARTMENTS
Jensen Localization Image for B3GNT8 Gene COMPARTMENTS Subcellular localization image for B3GNT8 gene
Compartment Confidence
extracellular 5
golgi apparatus 5
lysosome 1
vacuole 1

Gene Ontology (GO) - Cellular Components for B3GNT8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0016021 integral component of membrane IEA --
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Pathways & Interactions for B3GNT8 Gene

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UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot Q7Z7M8-B3GN8_HUMAN

  • Pathway: Protein modification; protein glycosylation.

Interacting Proteins for B3GNT8 Gene

Gene Ontology (GO) - Biological Process for B3GNT8 Gene

GO ID Qualified GO term Evidence PubMed IDs
GO:0006486 protein glycosylation IEA --
GO:0016266 O-glycan processing TAS --
GO:0043687 post-translational protein modification TAS --
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No data available for SIGNOR curated interactions for B3GNT8 Gene

Drugs & Compounds for B3GNT8 Gene

(1) Additional Compounds for B3GNT8 Gene - From: HMDB

Name Synonyms Role CAS Number PubChem IDs PubMed IDs
Poly-N-acetyllactosamine
  • 2-(Acetylamino)-2-deoxy-4-O-beta-D-galactopyranosyl-D-Glucose
  • 2-(Acetylamino)-2-deoxy-4-O-beta-D-galactopyranosyl-D-glucose homopolymer
  • N-Acetyl-4-O-beta-D-galactopyranosyl-D-glucosamine
  • N-Acetyl-lactosamine
  • O-beta-D-Galactopyranosyl-(14)-2-deoxy-2-acetamido-D-glucose
82441-98-3
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Transcripts for B3GNT8 Gene

mRNA/cDNA for B3GNT8 Gene

(2) REFSEQ mRNAs :
(3) Additional mRNA sequences :
(19) Selected AceView cDNA sequences:
(3) Ensembl transcripts including schematic representations, and UCSC links where relevant :

Unigene Clusters for B3GNT8 Gene

UDP-GlcNAc:betaGal beta-1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase 8:
Representative Sequences:

Alternative Splicing Database (ASD) splice patterns (SP) for B3GNT8 Gene

ExUns: 1a · 1b ^ 2a · 2b · 2c
SP1:
SP2: -

Relevant External Links for B3GNT8 Gene

GeneLoc Exon Structure for
B3GNT8
ECgene alternative splicing isoforms for
B3GNT8

Expression for B3GNT8 Gene

mRNA expression in normal human tissues for B3GNT8 Gene

mRNA expression in embryonic tissues and stem cells from LifeMap Discovery

mRNA differential expression in normal tissues according to GTEx for B3GNT8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Whole Blood (x20.1) and Esophagus - Mucosa (x7.4).

Protein differential expression in normal tissues from HIPED for B3GNT8 Gene

This gene is overexpressed in Serum (68.7).

Integrated Proteomics: protein expression in normal tissues and cell lines from ProteomicsDB and MOPED for B3GNT8 Gene



SOURCE GeneReport for Unigene cluster for B3GNT8 Gene Hs.441681

mRNA Expression by UniProt/SwissProt for B3GNT8 Gene

Q7Z7M8-B3GN8_HUMAN
Tissue specificity: Highly expressed in small intestine, pancreas, spleen, bone marrow, lung, throat, and ileum, and weakly in fetal brain, cerebellum, heart, liver, tongue, breast, uteri, and testis. Not detected in colon. Differentially expressed in human tumor cell lines.
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Protein tissue co-expression partners for B3GNT8 Gene

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Orthologs for B3GNT8 Gene

This gene was present in the common ancestor of chordates.

Orthologs for B3GNT8 Gene

Organism Taxonomy Gene Similarity Type Details
cow
(Bos Taurus)
Mammalia B3GNT8 35
  • 85.47 (n)
  • 84.13 (a)
B3GNT8 36
  • 81 (a)
OneToOne
dog
(Canis familiaris)
Mammalia B3GNT8 35
  • 84.05 (n)
  • 83.12 (a)
mouse
(Mus musculus)
Mammalia B3gnt8 35
  • 80.38 (n)
  • 77.63 (a)
B3gnt8 16
B3gnt8 36
  • 78 (a)
OneToOne
chimpanzee
(Pan troglodytes)
Mammalia B3GNT8 35
  • 99.5 (n)
  • 99.24 (a)
B3GNT8 36
  • 99 (a)
OneToOne
rat
(Rattus norvegicus)
Mammalia B3gnt8 35
  • 80.81 (n)
  • 77.89 (a)
oppossum
(Monodelphis domestica)
Mammalia B3GNT8 36
  • 64 (a)
OneToOne
lizard
(Anolis carolinensis)
Reptilia B3GNT8 36
  • 39 (a)
OneToOne
zebrafish
(Danio rerio)
Actinopterygii b3gnt2l 36
  • 30 (a)
OneToOne
sea squirt
(Ciona savignyi)
Ascidiacea CSA.163 36
  • 21 (a)
OneToMany
Species with no ortholog for B3GNT8:
  • A. gosspyii yeast (Ashbya gossypii)
  • Actinobacteria (Mycobacterium tuberculosis)
  • African clawed frog (Xenopus laevis)
  • 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)
  • chicken (Gallus gallus)
  • 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)
  • platypus (Ornithorhynchus anatinus)
  • rainbow trout (Oncorhynchus mykiss)
  • rice (Oryza sativa)
  • rice blast fungus (Magnaporthe grisea)
  • schistosome parasite (Schistosoma mansoni)
  • sea anemone (Nematostella vectensis)
  • 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)
  • tropical clawed frog (Silurana tropicalis)
  • wheat (Triticum aestivum)
  • worm (Caenorhabditis elegans)

Evolution for B3GNT8 Gene

ENSEMBL:
Gene Tree for B3GNT8 (if available)
TreeFam:
Gene Tree for B3GNT8 (if available)

Paralogs for B3GNT8 Gene

(6) SIMAP similar genes for B3GNT8 Gene using alignment to 1 proteins:

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Variants for B3GNT8 Gene

Sequence variations from dbSNP and Humsavar for B3GNT8 Gene

SNP ID Clin Chr 19 pos Sequence Context AA Info Type
rs284662 - 41,426,370(-) GTGGC(A/G)GCCAA reference, missense
rs364310 -- 41,425,549(-) TGGCC(C/T)GGGCC utr-variant-3-prime
rs747239 -- 41,427,762(+) GGCGC(C/T)CGGCT intron-variant, utr-variant-5-prime
rs284660 -- 41,426,179(-) GTGGC(A/C)TGGGA reference, synonymous-codon
rs284661 -- 41,426,215(-) CCGGT(A/G)GGTGA reference, synonymous-codon

Variation tolerance for B3GNT8 Gene

Residual Variation Intolerance Score: 60.8% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)
Gene Damage Index Score: 2.24; 40.32% of all genes are more intolerant (likely to be disease-causing)

Relevant External Links for B3GNT8 Gene

HapMap Linkage Disequilibrium report
B3GNT8

No data available for Polymorphic Variants from UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Structural Variations from Database of Genomic Variants (DGV) for B3GNT8 Gene

Disorders for B3GNT8 Gene

Relevant External Links for B3GNT8

Atlas of Genetics and Cytogenetics in Oncology and Haematology:
B3GNT8

No disorders were found for B3GNT8 Gene.

No data available for MalaCards , UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot and Genatlas for B3GNT8 Gene

Publications for B3GNT8 Gene

  1. Cloning and tissue distribution of the human B3GALT7 gene, a member of the beta1,3-Glycosyltransferase family. (PMID: 15486459) Huang C. … Yu L. (Glycoconj. J. 2004) 2 3 4 67
  2. A novel beta1,3-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase (beta3Gn-T8), which synthesizes poly-N-acetyllactosamine, is dramatically upregulated in colon cancer. (PMID: 15620693) Ishida H. … Narimatsu H. (FEBS Lett. 2005) 3 23
  3. I^3GnT8 regulates the metastatic potential of colorectal carcinoma cells by altering the glycosylation of CD147. (PMID: 24573103) Ni J. … Wu S. (Oncol. Rep. 2014) 3
  4. High expression of I^3GnT8 is associated with the metastatic potential of human glioma. (PMID: 24715095) Liu J. … Wu S. (Int. J. Mol. Med. 2014) 3
  5. Knockdown of I^3GnT8 reverses 5-fluorouracil resistance in human colorectal cancer cells via inhibition the biosynthesis of polylactosamine-type N-glycans. (PMID: 25269761) Shen L. … Wu S. (Int. J. Oncol. 2014) 3

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