Gene Symbol: Gbe1
Description: 1,4-alpha-glucan branching enzyme 1
Alias: 1,4-alpha-glucan-branching enzyme, glucan (1,4-alpha-), branching enzyme 1
Species: rat
Products:     Gbe1

Top Publications

  1. Satoh K, Sato K. Glycogen-binding protein components of rat tissues. Biochem Biophys Res Commun. 1980;96:28-33 pubmed
  2. Bao Y, Kishnani P, Wu J, Chen Y. Hepatic and neuromuscular forms of glycogen storage disease type IV caused by mutations in the same glycogen-branching enzyme gene. J Clin Invest. 1996;97:941-8 pubmed
    ..Further study of genotype/phenotype correlations may yield useful information in predicting the clinical outcomes. ..
  3. Hong S, Li H, Becker K, Dawson V, Dawson T. Identification and analysis of plasticity-induced late-response genes. Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A. 2004;101:2145-50 pubmed
    ..Our results provide a molecular dissection of the activity-dependent long-lasting neuronal responses induced by NMDA receptor activation. ..
  4. Froese D, Michaeli A, McCorvie T, Krojer T, Sasi M, Melaev E, et al. Structural basis of glycogen branching enzyme deficiency and pharmacologic rescue by rational peptide design. Hum Mol Genet. 2015;24:5667-76 pubmed publisher
    Glycogen branching enzyme 1 (GBE1) plays an essential role in glycogen biosynthesis by generating α-1,6-glucosidic branches from α-1,4-linked glucose chains, to increase solubility of the glycogen polymer...