Literature associating UGT1A6 and sickle cell anemia
UDP glucuronosyltransferase 1 family, polypeptide A6; UDPGT is of major importance in the conjugation and subsequent elimination of potentially toxic xenobiotics and endogenous compounds. This isoform has specificity for phenols. Isoform 3 lacks transferase activity but acts as a negative regulator of isoform 1 (By similarity); Belongs to the UDP-glycosyltransferase family.
Synonyms: UGT1A6, UGT1A6p, hUGT1A6, B5MCT4, C9JMY5 ...