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Information on EC 2.8.2.21 - keratan sulfotransferase

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     2 Transferases
         2.8 Transferring sulfur-containing groups
             2.8.2 Sulfotransferases
                2.8.2.21 keratan sulfotransferase
IUBMB Comments
Sulfation takes place at the 6-position of galactosyl and N-acetylglucosaminyl residues in keratan, a proteoglycan. Not identical with EC 2.8.2.5 (chondroitin 4-sulfotransferase), EC 2.8.2.6 (choline sulfotransferase) or EC 2.8.2.17 (chondroitin 6-sulfotransferase).
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  • 2.8.2.21
  • ribosome-inactivating
  • immunotoxins
  • officinalis
  • saponaria
  • soapwort
  • bsabs
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  • glycam-1
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The enzyme appears in viruses and cellular organisms
Synonyms
ksgal6st, chst1, glcnac 6-o-sulfotransferase, glcnac6st, keratan sulfate sulfotransferase, gn6st, keratan sulfate gal-6-sulfotransferase, galactose-6-sulfotransferase, gal-6-sulfotransferase, keratan sulfate galactose 6-o-sulfotransferase, more
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LITERATURE
3'-phosphoadenylyl sulfate + keratan = adenosine 3',5'-bisphosphate + keratan 6'-sulfate
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