Aliases for GNPDA1 Gene
External Ids for GNPDA1 Gene
Previous HGNC Symbols for GNPDA1 Gene
Previous GeneCards Identifiers for GNPDA1 Gene
Glucosamine-6-phosphate deaminase (EC 22.214.171.124) is an allosteric enzyme that catalyzes the reversible conversion of D-glucosamine-6-phosphate into D-fructose-6-phosphate and ammonium (Arreola et al., 2003 [PubMed 12965206]).[supplied by OMIM, Jan 2010]
GeneCards Summary for GNPDA1 Gene
GNPDA1 (Glucosamine-6-Phosphate Deaminase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. Among its related pathways are Amino sugar and nucleotide sugar metabolism and Glycosaminoglycan metabolism. GO annotations related to this gene include hydrolase activity and glucosamine-6-phosphate deaminase activity. An important paralog of this gene is GNPDA2.
UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot for GNPDA1 Gene
Seems to trigger calcium oscillations in mammalian eggs. These oscillations serve as the essential trigger for egg activation and early development of the embryo (By similarity).