Gene Symbol: Fut9
Description: fucosyltransferase 9
Alias: alpha-(1,3)-fucosyltransferase 9, fuc-TIX, fucT-IX, fucosyltransferase 9 (alpha (1,3) fucosyltransferase), fucosyltransferase IX, galactoside 3-L-fucosyltransferase
Species: rat
Products:     Fut9

Top Publications

  1. Patnaik S, Potvin B, Stanley P. LEC12 and LEC29 gain-of-function Chinese hamster ovary mutants reveal mechanisms for regulating VIM-2 antigen synthesis and E-selectin binding. J Biol Chem. 2004;279:49716-26 pubmed publisher
    ..gain-of-function Chinese hamster ovary glycosylation mutants that express the Fut9 gene encoding alpha(1,3)fucosyltransferase IX (alpha(1,3) Fuc-TIX)...
  2. Baboval T, Henion T, Kinnally E, Smith F. Molecular cloning of rat alpha1,3-fucosyltransferase IX (Fuc-TIX) and comparison of the expression of Fuc-TIV and Fuc-TIX genes during rat postnatal cerebellum development. J Neurosci Res. 2000;62:206-15 pubmed
    ..The potential implications of the different enzymatic activities and cell localization of rFuc-TIV and rFuc-TIX expression for the regulation of fucosylated glycoconjugates during cerebellar development are discussed. ..
  3. Shimoda Y, Tajima Y, Osanai T, Katsume A, Kohara M, Kudo T, et al. Pax6 controls the expression of Lewis x epitope in the embryonic forebrain by regulating alpha 1,3-fucosyltransferase IX expression. J Biol Chem. 2002;277:2033-9 pubmed
    ..These results strongly suggest that Pax6 controls Lewis x expression in the embryonic brain by regulating FucT-IX gene expression. ..