|Other Accession||Q5F407, Q4R854, Q5REP8|
|Other Names||Alpha-1, 3-mannosyl-glycoprotein 4-beta-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase A, 188.8.131.52, N-glycosyl-oligosaccharide-glycoprotein N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase IVa, GlcNAc-T IVa, GnT-IVa, N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase IVa, UDP-N-acetylglucosamine: alpha-1, 3-D-mannoside beta-1, 4-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase IVa, Alpha-1, 3-mannosyl-glycoprotein 4-beta-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase A soluble form, MGAT4A|
|Target/Specificity||The synthetic peptide sequence is selected from aa 90-102 of HUMAN MGAT4A|
|Format||Synthetic peptide was lyophilized with 100% acetonitrile and is supplied as a powder. Reconstitute with 0.1 ml DI water for a final concentration of 1 mg/ml.|
|Storage||Maintain refrigerated at 2-8°C for up to 6 months. For long term storage store at -20°C.|
|Precautions||This product is for research use only. Not for use in diagnostic or therapeutic procedures.|
|Function||Glycosyltransferase that participates in the transfer of N-acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) to the core mannose residues of N- linked glycans. Catalyzes the formation of the GlcNAcbeta1-4 branch on the GlcNAcbeta1-2Manalpha1-3 arm of the core structure of N-linked glycans. Essential for the production of tri- and tetra-antennary N-linked sugar chains. Involved in glucose transport by mediating SLC2A2/GLUT2 glycosylation, thereby controlling cell-surface expression of SLC2A2 in pancreatic beta cells.|
|Cellular Location||Alpha-1,3-mannosyl-glycoprotein 4-beta-N- acetylglucosaminyltransferase A: Golgi apparatus membrane; Single-pass type II membrane protein|
|Tissue Location||Expressed in pancreas, spleen, thymus, prostate, small intestine, peripheral blood leukocytes and lymph node. Strongly overexpressed in choriocarcinoma cancer cell lines Down-regulated in pancreatic cancer|
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Glycosyltransferase that participates in the transfer of N-acetylglucosamine (GlcNAc) to the core mannose residues of N- linked glycans. Catalyzes the formation of the GlcNAcbeta1-4 branch on the GlcNAcbeta1-2Manalpha1-3 arm of the core structure of N-linked glycans. Essential for the production of tri- and tetra-antennary N-linked sugar chains. Involved in glucose transport by mediating SLC2A2/GLUT2 glycosylation, thereby controlling cell-surface expression of SLC2A2 in pancreatic beta cells.
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Minowa M.T.,et al.Submitted (JAN-2003) to the EMBL/GenBank/DDBJ databases.
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