Term Information [More information on galactosyltransferase activity]

Accession
GO:0008378
Name
galactosyltransferase activity
Ontology
molecular_function
Synonyms
None
Definition
Catalysis of the transfer of a galactosyl group to an acceptor molecule, typically another carbohydrate or a lipid. Source: ISBN:0198506732
Comment
None
History
See term history for GO:0008378 at QuickGO
Subset
gosubset_prok
Community
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Ancestors of galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0008378)
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galactosyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) molecular_function (GO:0003674)
galactosyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) catalytic activity (GO:0003824)
galactosyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity (GO:0016740)
galactosyltransferase activity [Inferred is_a relation] is_a (inferred) transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups (GO:0016757)
galactosyltransferase activity [is_a relation] is_a  transferase activity, transferring hexosyl groups (GO:0016758)
Children of galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0008378)
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alpha-1,2-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0031278) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
alpha-1,3-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0001962) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0048531) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
galactinol-raffinose galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0047268) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
galactinol-sucrose galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0047274) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
galactolipid galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0046480) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
hydroxyproline O-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:1990714) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
kaempferol 3-O-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0033834) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
raffinose-raffinose alpha-galactotransferase activity (GO:0047234) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
UDP-galactosyltransferase activity (GO:0035250) [is_a relation] is_a  galactosyltransferase activity
EC
2.4.1.-
MetaCyc
2.4.1.151-RXN
Reactome
REACT_116069