2.4.1.11: glycogen(starch) synthase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about glycogen(starch) synthase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

UDP-glucose
+
[(1->4)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n
=
UDP
+
[(1->4)-alpha-D-glucosyl]n+1

Synonyms

Cg-GYS, GBSS, glucosyltransferase, uridine diphosphoglucose-glycogen, glycogen synthase, glycogen synthase 2, glycogen synthase-2, glycogen synthetase (starch), granule-bound starch synthase, GSN, GSY2p, Gys-2, GYS1, GYS2, Gys2p, UDP-glucose-glycogen glucosyltransferase, UDP-glycogen synthase, UDPG-glycogen synthetase, UDPG-glycogen transglucosylase, uridine diphosphoglucose-glycogen glucosyltransferase

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.4 Glycosyltransferases
             2.4.1 Hexosyltransferases
                2.4.1.11 glycogen(starch) synthase