Gene Symbol: Large2
Description: LARGE xylosyl- and glucuronyltransferase 2
Alias: Gyltl1b, LARGE xylosyl- and glucuronyltransferase 2, glycosyltransferase-like protein LARGE2, glycosyltransferase-like 1B
Species: rat

Top Publications

  1. Inamori K, Hara Y, Willer T, Anderson M, Zhu Z, Yoshida Moriguchi T, et al. Xylosyl- and glucuronyltransferase functions of LARGE in ?-dystroglycan modification are conserved in LARGE2. Glycobiology. 2013;23:295-302 pubmed publisher
    ..Although the LARGE paralog LARGE2 (also referred to as GYLTL1B) has likewise been shown to enhance the functional modification of ?-DG in cultured cells, its enzymatic ..
  2. Ashikov A, Buettner F, Tiemann B, Gerardy Schahn R, Bakker H. LARGE2 generates the same xylose- and glucuronic acid-containing glycan structures as LARGE. Glycobiology. 2013;23:303-9 pubmed publisher
    LARGE (like-glycosyltransferase) and LARGE2 (glycosyltransferase-like 1B (GYLTL1B)) are homologous Golgi glycosyltransferases possessing two catalytic domains with homology to members of glycosyltransferase families GT8 and GT49...
  3. Inamori K, Willer T, Hara Y, Venzke D, Anderson M, Clarke N, et al. Endogenous glucuronyltransferase activity of LARGE or LARGE2 required for functional modification of ?-dystroglycan in cells and tissues. J Biol Chem. 2014;289:28138-48 pubmed publisher
    ..Both LARGE and its paralog, LARGE2 (also referred to as GYLTL1B) are bifunctional glycosyltransferases with xylosyltransferase (Xyl-T) and glucuronyltransferase (GlcA-T) ..