2.4.1.47: N-acylsphingosine galactosyltransferase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about N-acylsphingosine galactosyltransferase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

UDP-alpha-D-galactose
+
a ceramide
=
UDP
+
a D-galactosylceramide

Synonyms

ceramide galactosyltransferase, cerebroside synthase, CGalT, CGT, galactosyltransferase, uridine diphosphogalactose-2-hydroxyacylsphingosine, galactosyltransferase, uridine diphosphogalactose-acylsphingosine, GALT, UDP galactose-N-acylsphingosine galactosyltransferase, UDPgalactose-2-hydroxyacylsphingosine galactosyltransferase, UDPgalactose:2-2-hydroxyacylsphingosine galactosyltransferase, UDPgalactose:ceramide galactosyltransferase, uridine diphosphogalactose-2-hydroxyacylsphingosine galactosyltransferase, uridine diphosphogalactose-acylsphingosine galactosyltransferase

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.4 Glycosyltransferases
             2.4.1 Hexosyltransferases
                2.4.1.47 N-acylsphingosine galactosyltransferase