SLC35B4 mediates the transport of UDP-N-acetylglucosamine into the Golgi lumen

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R-HSA-742354
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Homo sapiens
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The human gene SLC35B4 encodes the bifunctional UDP-xylose and UDP-N-acetylglucosamine transporter YEA4. YEA4 resides on the Golgi membrane and mediates the influx of UDP-N-acetylglucosamine into the lumen (Ashikov A et al, 2005).

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PubMed ID Title Journal Year
15911612 The human solute carrier gene SLC35B4 encodes a bifunctional nucleotide sugar transporter with specificity for UDP-xylose and UDP-N-acetylglucosamine

Ashikov, A, Routier, F, Fuhlrott, J, Helmus, Y, Wild, M, Gerardy-Schahn, R, Bakker, H

J Biol Chem 2005
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UDP-N-acetylglucosamine transmembrane transporter activity of SLC35B4 [Golgi membrane]
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