DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating GLUL and hepatic encephalopathy

GLUL [ENSP00000307900]

Glutamate--ammonia ligase; This enzyme has 2 functions: it catalyzes the production of glutamine and 4-aminobutanoate (gamma-aminobutyric acid, GABA), the latter in a pyridoxal phosphate-independent manner (By similarity). Essential for proliferation of fetal skin fibroblasts; Belongs to the glutamine synthetase family.

Synonyms:  GLUL,  A8YXX4,  B4DWM6,  P15104,  PIG59 ...

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