• ALG5 has several biochemical functions, for example, dolichyl-phosphate beta-D-mannosyltransferase activity, dolichyl-phosphate beta-glucosyltransferase activity, dolichyl-phosphate-mannose-protein mannosyltransferase activity. (creativebiomart.net)
  • Glucosyltransferase (GTF)-I from cariogenic Streptococcus sobrinus elongates the α-(1→3)-linked glucose polymer branches on the primer dextran bound to the C-terminal glucan-binding domain. (elsevier.com)
  • Does an Increase in Membrane Unsaturated Fatty Acids Account for Tween 80 Stimulation of Glucosyltransferase Secretion by Streptococcus salivarius? (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • beta-Glucosyltransferase (BGT) is a DNA-modifying enzyme encoded by bacteriophage T4 which catalyses the transfer of glucose (Glc) from uridine diphosphoglucose (UDP-Glc) to 5-hydroxymethylcytosine (5-HMC) in double-stranded DNA. (rcsb.org)
  • Crystal structure of the DNA modifying enzyme beta-glucosyltransferase in the presence and absence of the substrate uridine diphosphoglucose. (rcsb.org)
  • In enzymology, a procollagen glucosyltransferase (EC 2.4.1.66) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction UDP-glucose + 5-(D-galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen ⇌ {\displaystyle \rightleftharpoons } UDP + 1,2-D-glucosyl-5-D-(galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are UDP-glucose and 5-(D-galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen, whereas its two products are UDP and 1,2-D-glucosyl-5-D-(galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen. (wikipedia.org)
  • The systematic name of this enzyme class is UDP-glucose:5-(D-galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen D-glucosyltransferase. (wikipedia.org)
  • Total HDA production was also depressed on the low glucose medium, as was the activity of UDP-glucose:HDA glucosyltransferase, the first enzyme involved in the synthesis of Ac2Glc2HDA from HDA. (eurekamag.com)
  • UDP-glucose:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase (UGT) is a soluble protein of the endoplasmic reticulum (ER) that selectively reglucosylates unfolded glycoproteins, thus providing quality control for protein transport out of the ER. (nih.gov)
  • Real-time-PCR and Western blot analyses revealed that deficiency of Psr significantly decreased the expression of glucosyltransferase C, a protein known to play a major role in biofilm formation by Strep. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Other names in common use include galactosylhydroxylysine glucosyltransferase, collagen glucosyltransferase, collagen hydroxylysyl glucosyltransferase, galactosylhydroxylysyl glucosyltransferase, UDP-glucose-collagenglucosyltransferase, and uridine diphosphoglucose-collagen glucosyltransferase. (wikipedia.org)
  • Results indicate that glycan structures are similar to endogenous glycans at low expression levels of uridine 5'-diphosphate-glucose: glycoprotein glucosyltransferase (UGGT1). (nih.gov)
  • UDP-glucose:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase (UGGT1) acts as a central component of glycoprotein ERQC, monoglucosylating deglucosylated N-glycans of incompletely folded glycoproteins and promoting subsequent reassociation with the lectin-like chaperones calreticulin and calnexin. (epfl.ch)
  • SUMMARY: Extracellular 1,3-α- d -glucan synthase (sucrose: 1,3-α- d -glucan 3-α- d -glucosyltransferase, EC 2.4.1. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Glucosyltransferases are a type of glycosyltransferase that enable the transfer of glucose. (wikipedia.org)
  • We report on a naphthalimide ratiometric fluorescent probe for the real-time sensing and imaging of pathogenic bacterial glucosyltransferases, which are associated with the development of dental caries. (rsc.org)
  • The cacao bean husk has been shown to possess two types of cariostatic substances, one showing anti-glucosyltransferase (GTF) activity and the other antibacterial activity, and to inhibit experimental dental caries in rats infected with mutans streptococci. (elsevier.com)
  • A glucosyltransferase activity, capable of transferring one of the glucosyl units of maltose to glycogen or amylopectin and releasing the other, was identified in leaves of wild-type plants. (nih.gov)
  • We performed positional cloning of Gb and found a 38-kb deletion in a UDP-glucosyltransferase ( UGT ) gene cluster associated with the + Gb allele. (pnas.org)
  • In this work, we show that mutations in wollknäuel , a UDP-glucose:dolichyl-phosphate glucosyltransferase involved in N-linked protein glycosylation, disrupts Drosophila embryo development by affecting the expression of a few key gene regulators. (biologists.org)
  • Using degenerate primers, based on the amino acid sequences of conserved regions from known glucosyltransferase ( gtf ) genes from lactic acid bacteria, the L. reuteri strain 121 glucosyltransferase gene ( gtfA ) was isolated. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Three glucosyltransferase genes (gtfB, gtfC, and gtfD) and a single fructosyltransferase gene (ftf) encode enzymes which are important in formation of exopolysaccharides. (elsevier.com)
  • This gene encodes a member of the ALG6/ALG8 glucosyltransferase family. (nih.gov)
  • UGCG (UDP-Glucose Ceramide Glucosyltransferase) is a Protein Coding gene. (genecards.org)
  • Gene Ontology (GO) annotations related to this gene include ceramide glucosyltransferase activity . (genecards.org)
  • This gene encodes a protein with both O-glucosyltransferase and O-xylosyltransferase activity which localizes to the lumen of the endoplasmic reticulum. (genecards.org)
  • POGLUT1 (Protein O-Glucosyltransferase 1) is a Protein Coding gene. (genecards.org)
  • Employment of single-strand conformation polymorphism analysis in screening for α-1,3 glucosyltransferase gene mutation A333V in Croatian population. (cdc.gov)
  • Congenital disorder of glycosylation type Ic (CDG-Ic) is caused by mutations in hALG6 gene encoding α-1,3 glucosyltransferase (NP_037471.2), an enzyme that catalyzes the addition of the first glucose residue to the growing lipid-linked oligosaccharide precursor in N-glycosylation process. (cdc.gov)
  • Phenotype in Candida albicans of a disruption of the BGL2 gene encoding a 1,3-beta-glucosyltransferase. (readabstracts.com)
  • Microarray analysis of genes involved in ceramide metabolism identified acid ceramidase (ASAH1, up-regulated), ceramide glucosyltransferase (UGCG, down-regulated), and galactosylceramidase (GALC, up-regulated) as the three genes most affected. (utmb.edu)
  • Streptococcal glucans are synthesized by a constitutive group of extracellular and/or cell-associated enzymes showing glucosyltransferase (GTF) activity. (edu.pl)
  • an effective amount of at least one synergist selected from the group consisting of fluorine compounds, chlorhexidene and salts thereof, lytic enzymes, bacteriocins, glucosyltransferase inhibitors, proteases and dextranases. (google.com)
  • 12. The composition as claimed in claim 1, wherein the blending amount of the synergist selected from the group consisting of lytic enzymes, bacteriocins, glucosyltransferase inhibitors, proteases and dextranases is in the range of 0.0001 to 10% by weight of the composition. (google.com)
  • PCR with degenerate primers based on homologous boxes of known glucosyltransferase (gtf) genes of lactic acid bacteria strains allowed cloning of fragments of 10 putative gtf genes from eight different glucan producing Lactobacillus strains (five Lactobacillus reuteri strains, one Lactobacillus fermentum strain, one Lactobacillus sake strain and one Lactobacillus parabuchneri strain). (tudelft.nl)
  • Our results suggested that genetic polymorphisms existing in S. mutans serotype c strains may reflect a complexity in genes coding for the glucosyltransferases, which are produced ubiquitously in members of the S. mutans group. (asm.org)
  • En C. elegans existen dos genes, uggt-1 y uggt-2, homólogos a los que codifican para las UGGT en diferentes organismos. (gob.ar)
  • The ALG10 locus of Saccharomyces cerevisiae encodes the alpha-1,2 glucosyltransferase of the endoplasmic reticulum: the terminal glucose of the lipid-linked oligosaccharide is required for efficient N-linked glycosylation. (semanticscholar.org)
  • In this screen, we isolated a homolog of Pichia pastoris ATG26 , which encodes a sterol glucosyltransferase that enhances pexophagy in this methylotrophic yeast. (plantcell.org)
  • The glucosyltransferase Xiantuan of the endoplasmic reticulum specifically affects E-Cadherin expression and is required for gastrulation movements in Drosophila. (semanticscholar.org)
  • Retention of glucose units added by the UDP-GLC:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase delays exit of glycoproteins from the endoplasmic reticulum. (rupress.org)
  • UDP-glucose:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase (UGGT1) acts as a central component of glycoprotein ERQC, monoglucosylating deglucosylated N-glycans of incompletely folded glycoproteins and promoting subsequent reassociation with the lectin-like chaperones calreticulin and calnexin. (epfl.ch)
  • Trypanosoma cruzi cells were used to test this model as in trypanosomatids addition of glucosidase inhibitors leads to the accumulation of only monoglucosylated oligosaccharides, their formation being catalyzed by the UDP-Glc:glycoprotein glucosyltransferase. (rupress.org)
  • Description: This is Double-antibody Sandwich Enzyme-linked immunosorbent assay for detection of Human UDP-Glucose Glycoprotein Glucosyltransferase 1 (UGGT1) in Tissue homogenates, cell lysates and other biological fluids. (aquaporins.org)
  • Known also as UDP-Glucose Glycoprotein Glucosyltransferase 1 elisa. (aquaporins.org)
  • Our data show that the regiospecific glucosylation of flavonoids by the quercetin 5- O -glucosyltransferase can greatly affect the overall bioavailability of flavonoids in animals. (pnas.org)
  • Glucosylation of 5-hydroxymethylcytosine by 5-hmC Glucosyltransferase can be used for sequence specific and locus specific (see Cat. (nordicbiosite.com)
  • The deletion mutant TcdB ∆1756-1780 showed similar glucosyltransferase and cysteine protease activity, cellular binding, and pore formation to wild type TcdB, but it failed to induce the glucosylation of Rho GTPase Rac1 of host cells. (mdpi.com)
  • The N -terminus of the toxin harbors the glucosyltransferase domain (GTD) that inactivates host Rho GTPases by glucosylation [ 4 , 5 ] and a cysteine protease domain (CPD) responsible for autoprocessing [ 6 , 7 , 8 ]. (mdpi.com)
  • Ichikawa S, Sakiyama H, Suzuki G, Hidari KI, Hirabayashi Y: Expression cloning of a cDNA for human ceramide glucosyltransferase that catalyzes the first glycosylation step of glycosphingolipid synthesis. (drugbank.ca)
  • A part of N‐glycosylation pathway involving dolichyl‐ p ‐glucose: mannose 9 ‐N‐acetyl glucosamine 2 ‐pyrophosphate‐dolichyl (Dol‐P‐Glc:Man 9 GlcNAc 2 ‐P‐P‐Dol) α‐1,3 glucosyltransferase. (cdc.gov)
  • In a screen for maternal factors involved in embryo patterning, we isolated mutations in Drosophila ALG5, a UDP-glucose:dolichyl-phosphate glucosyltransferase. (biologists.org)
  • This is the first report on the molecular characterization of a glucosyltransferase from a Lactobacillus strain. (pubmedcentralcanada.ca)
  • Genetic and biochemical characterization of mutants and assays of glucosyltransferase and fructosyltransferase activities were performed to ensure that the phenotypes of strains coincided with deficiencies predicted by genotype. (elsevier.com)
  • Using efficient screening techniques, extracellular glucosyltransferase (GTF) enzyme activity, resulting in α-glucan synthesis from sucrose, was detected in various lactobacilli. (tudelft.nl)
  • SUMMARY: Extracellular 1,3-α- d -glucan synthase (sucrose: 1,3-α- d -glucan 3-α- d -glucosyltransferase, EC 2.4.1. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • Tween 80 (containing primarily oleic acid) markedly stimulated the production of extracellular glucosyltransferase and also increased the degree of unsaturation of the membrane lipid fatty acids. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • The possibility that an increase in membrane unsaturated fatty acids promoted extracellular glucosyltransferase production was examined by growing cells at different temperatures in the presence or absence of Tween 80. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • A significant increase in the production of extracellular glucosyltransferase was observed at 30°C compared to cells grown at 40°C. However, cells produced much more exoenzyme at all temperatures when grown with Tween 80. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • The results indicated that an increase in the unsaturated fatty acid content of the membrane lipids was not by itself sufficient to account for the stimulation of extracellular glucosyltransferase production by Tween 80, but that the surfactant also had to be present. (microbiologyresearch.org)
  • The successive addition of three glucose residues by EC 2.4.1.267 (dolichyl-P-Glc:Man9GlcNAc2-PP-dolichol α-1,3-glucosyltransferase), EC 2.4.1.265 and EC 2.4.1.256 (dolichyl-P-Glc:Glc2Man9GlcNAc2-PP-dolichol α-1,2-glucosyltransferase) represents the final stage of the lipid-linked oligosaccharide assembly. (creative-enzymes.com)
  • A single glucosyltransferase, Gtf, controls ropy polysaccharide synthesis. (asm.org)
  • The tcd2 mutant suffers from self-intoxication because sorghum does not have a feedback mechanism to inhibit the initial steps of dhurrin biosynthesis when the glucosyltransferase activity required to complete the synthesis of dhurrin is lacking. (edu.au)
  • G. max UDP-glucose:isoflavone 7-O-glucosyltransferase (GmIF7GT) is a key enzyme in the synthesis of isoflavone conjugates, which accumulate in large amounts in vacuoles and serve as an isoflavonoid pool that allows for interaction with microorganisms. (elsevier.com)
  • This chapter describes an approach that integrates partial enzyme purification, proteomics methods, and transcriptomics, with the aim of reducing the number of cDNA candidates encoding for a glucosyltransferase involved in saponin biosynthesis and facilitating the elucidation of the pathway in this medicinal plant. (canada.ca)
  • Structural basis for acceptor-substrate recognition of UDP-glucose: anthocyanidin 3-O-glucosyltransferase from Clitoria ternatea. (expasy.org)
  • In enzymology, a procollagen glucosyltransferase (EC 2.4.1.66) is an enzyme that catalyzes the chemical reaction UDP-glucose + 5-(D-galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen ⇌ {\displaystyle \rightleftharpoons } UDP + 1,2-D-glucosyl-5-D-(galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen Thus, the two substrates of this enzyme are UDP-glucose and 5-(D-galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen, whereas its two products are UDP and 1,2-D-glucosyl-5-D-(galactosyloxy)-L-lysine-procollagen. (wikipedia.org)
  • Dol‐P‐Glc:Man 9 GlcNAc 2 ‐P‐P‐Dol α‐1,3 glucosyltransferase is an enzyme that catalyzes the transfer of the first glucose residue to the growing LLO precursor (Man 9 GlcNAc 2 ‐P‐P‐Dol). (cdc.gov)
  • Streptococcal mutans synthesized under different conditions by growing cultures or by their glucosyltransferases were shown to exhibit a great structural and property diversity. (mdpi.com)
  • The cacao bean husk has been shown to possess two types of cariostatic substances, one showing anti-glucosyltransferase (GTF) activity and the other antibacterial activity, and to inhibit experimental dental caries in rats infected with mutans streptococci. (elsevier.com)
  • The promising epitopic regions of antigen AgI/II (PAc) and glucosyltransferase (GTF) for potential vaccine targets related to S. mutans adherence were screened. (bvsalud.org)
  • Glucosyltransferases are a type of glycosyltransferase that enable the transfer of glucose. (wikipedia.org)
  • We report on a naphthalimide ratiometric fluorescent probe for the real-time sensing and imaging of pathogenic bacterial glucosyltransferases, which are associated with the development of dental caries. (rsc.org)
  • Las glicoproteínas que presentan oligosacáridos monoglucosilados interaccionan con lectinas-chaperonas presentes en el Retículo endoplásmico (RE) como Calnexina y Calreticulina lo cual previene que los intermediarios de plegamiento inmaduros continúen su camino hacia el Aparato de Golgi. (gob.ar)
  • Escherichia coli carrying a plasmid that enables expression of β-glucosyltransferase from bacteriophage T4. (clontech.com)