DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating ST8SIA2 and osteogenesis imperfecta type 15

ST8SIA2 [ENSP00000268164]

ST8 alpha-N-acetyl-neuraminide alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 2; May transfer sialic acid through alpha-2,8-linkages to the alpha-2,3-linked and alpha-2,6-linked sialic acid of N-linked oligosaccharides of glycoproteins and may be involved in PSA (polysialic acid) expression; Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 29 family.

Synonyms:  ST8SIA2,  ST8SIA2p,  hST8SIA2,  B2R9U8,  C6G488 ...

Linkouts:  STRING  Pharos  UniProt  OMIM