Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating XYLT1 and angioid streaks

XYLT1 [ENSP00000261381]

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 ...

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