Term Information [More information on glycogen (starch) synthase activity]

Accession
GO:0004373
Name
glycogen (starch) synthase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
UDP-glucose-glycogen glucosyltransferase activity, UDP-glucose:glycogen 4-alpha-D-glucosyltransferase activity, UDP-glycogen synthase activity, UDPG-glycogen synthetase activity, UDPG-glycogen transglucosylase activity, UDPglucose:glycogen 4-alpha-D-glucosyltransferase activity, glycogen (starch) synthetase activity, uridine diphosphoglucose-glycogen glucosyltransferase activity
Definition
Catalysis of the reaction: UDP-glucose + (1,4)-alpha-D-glucosyl(n) = UDP + (1,4)-alpha-D-glucosyl(n+1). Source: EC:2.4.1.11
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0004373 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of glycogen (starch) synthase activity (GO:0004373)
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glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups (GO:0016757)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring hexosyl groups (GO:0016758)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) glucosyltransferase activity (GO:0046527)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) UDP-glycosyltransferase activity (GO:0008194)
glycogen (starch) synthase activity [is_a relation] is_a  UDP-glucosyltransferase activity (GO:0035251)
Children of glycogen (starch) synthase activity (GO:0004373)
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negative regulation of glycogen (starch) synthase activity (GO:2000466) [negatively_regulates relation] negatively_regulates  glycogen (starch) synthase activity
positive regulation of glycogen (starch) synthase activity (GO:2000467) [positively_regulates relation] positively_regulates  glycogen (starch) synthase activity
regulation of glycogen (starch) synthase activity (GO:2000465) [regulates relation] regulates  glycogen (starch) synthase activity