FIGURE: 1 / 1
Sequence of this protein is as follows: WNKDSSSKNL IPRLQKIWKN YLSMNKYKVS YKGPGPGIKF SAEALRCHLR DHVNVSMVEV TDFPFNTSEW EGYLPKESIR TKAGPWGRCA VVSSAGSLKS
The protein encoded by this gene is a type II membrane protein that catalyzes the transfer of sialic acid from CMP-sialic acid to galactose-containing substrates. The encoded protein, which is normally found in the Golgi but which can be proteolytically processed to a soluble form, is involved in the generation of the cell-surface carbohydrate determinants and differentiation antigens HB-6, CDw75, and CD76. This protein is a member of glycosyltransferase family 29. Three transcript variants encoding two different isoforms have been found for this gene.
For Research Use Only. Not for use in diagnostic procedures. Not for resale without express authorization.
Protein Aliases: Alpha 2,6-ST 1; B-cell antigen CD75; Beta-galactoside alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase 1; CMP-N-acetylneuraminate beta-galactosamide alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase; CMP-N-acetylneuraminate-beta-galactosamide-alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase 1; Sialyltransferase 1; sialyltransferase 1 (beta-galactoside alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase); ST6 beta-galactosamide alpha-2,6-sialyltranferase 1; ST6 N-acetylgalactosaminide alpha-2,6-sialyltransferase 1; ST6Gal I; ST6GalI
Gene Aliases: SIAT1; ST6GAL1; ST6GalI; ST6N
UniProt ID: (Human) P15907
Entrez Gene ID: (Human) 6480
Molecular Function: transferase