Forms hydroxylysine residues in -Xaa-Lys-Gly- sequences in collagens. These hydroxylysines serve as sites of attachment for carbohydrate units and are essential for the stability of the intermolecular collagen cross-links.
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Protein Aliases: bone protein I (BP-I); Galactosylhydroxylysine-glucosyltransferase; LH3; lysine hydroxylase 3; lysyl hydroxlase 3; lysyl hydroxylase 2; Lysyl hydroxylase 3; Multifunctional procollagen lysine hydroxylase and glycosyltransferase LH3; Procollagen galactosyltransferase; Procollagen glucosyltransferase; Procollagen glycosyltransferase; procollagen-lysine, 2-oxoglutarate 5-dioxygenase 3; Procollagen-lysine,2-oxoglutarate 5-dioxygenase 3
Gene Aliases: AI414586; LH3; PLOD3