b3gat3

Summary

Gene Symbol: b3gat3
Description: beta-1,3-glucuronyltransferase 3 (glucuronosyltransferase I)
Alias: CHUNP6865, fe01c06, wu:fe01c06, zgc:112070, galactosylgalactosylxylosylprotein 3-beta-glucuronosyltransferase 3, 3-glucuronyltransferase 3, beta3-glucuronyltransferase
Species: zebrafish

Top Publications

  1. Wiweger M, Avramut C, de Andrea C, Prins F, Koster A, Ravelli R, et al. Cartilage ultrastructure in proteoglycan-deficient zebrafish mutants brings to light new candidate genes for human skeletal disorders. J Pathol. 2011;223:531-42 pubmed publisher
    ..Moreover, we speculate on the potential involvement of SLC35B2, ?3GAT3 and UXS1 in skeletal dysplasias. This work promotes the use of zebrafish as a model of human skeletal development and associated pathologies. ..
  2. de Andrea C, Prins F, Wiweger M, Hogendoorn P. Growth plate regulation and osteochondroma formation: insights from tracing proteoglycans in zebrafish models and human cartilage. J Pathol. 2011;224:160-8 pubmed publisher
    ..g., lack of PEI gradients). The cells in the reduced PEI-stained areas are likely associated with loss-of-function mutations in the EXT genes, and they might contribute to tumour initiation by disrupting the gradients...
  3. Holmborn K, Habicher J, Kasza Z, Eriksson A, Filipek Gorniok B, Gopal S, et al. On the roles and regulation of chondroitin sulfate and heparan sulfate in zebrafish pharyngeal cartilage morphogenesis. J Biol Chem. 2012;287:33905-16 pubmed
    ..uxs1 and b3gat3 mutants, predicted to have impaired biosynthesis of both HS and CS because of defective formation of the common ..