DISEASES

Disease-gene associations mined from literature

Literature associating UGCG and lipid storage disease

UGCG [ENSP00000363397]

UDP-glucose:N-acylsphingosine D-glucosyltransferase; Catalyzes the first glycosylation step in glycosphingolipid biosynthesis, the transfer of glucose to ceramide. May also serve as a "flippase"; Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 2 family.

Synonyms:  UGCG,  A0A024R157,  Q16739,  Q16739p,  hQ16739 ...

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