myo inositol 1 phosphate synthase


Gene Symbol: myo inositol 1 phosphate synthase
Description: myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase, putative
Alias: myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase, putative
Species: Trypanosoma brucei TREU927

Top Publications

  1. Martin K, Smith T. The myo-inositol-1-phosphate synthase gene is essential in Trypanosoma brucei. Biochem Soc Trans. 2005;33:983-5 pubmed
    ..brucei and that the de novo synthesized myo-inositol is used for the formation of PI and GPI anchors. ..
  2. Martin K, Smith T. The glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) biosynthetic pathway of bloodstream-form Trypanosoma brucei is dependent on the de novo synthesis of inositol. Mol Microbiol. 2006;61:89-105 pubmed
    ..These results suggest that there is a distinction between de novo synthesized myo-inositol and that from the extracellular environment. ..