Literature associating XYLT1 and astigmatism
Peptide O-xylosyltransferase 1; Catalyzes the first step in biosynthesis of glycosaminoglycan. Transfers D-xylose from UDP-D-xylose to specific serine residues of the core protein. Initial enzyme in the biosynthesis of chondroitin sulfate and dermatan sulfate proteoglycans in fibroblasts and chondrocytes; Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 14 family. XylT subfamily.
Synonyms: XYLT1, XYLT1p, hXYLT1, Q86Y38, XYLT1-001 ...