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Literature on GALNT3

GALNT3 [ENSP00000376465]

UDP-GalNAc:polypeptide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 3; Catalyzes the initial reaction in O-linked oligosaccharide biosynthesis, the transfer of an N-acetyl-D- galactosamine residue to a serine or threonine residue on the protein receptor. Has activity toward HIV envelope glycoprotein gp120, EA2, Muc2 and Muc5. Probably glycosylates fibronectin in vivo. Glycosylates FGF23. Plays a central role in phosphate homeostasis; Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 2 family. GalNAc-T subfamily.

Synonyms:  GALNT3,  GALNT3p,  hGALNT3,  C9J2C3,  C9J388 ...

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