2.4.99.8: alpha-N-acetylneuraminate alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase

This is an abbreviated version, for detailed information about alpha-N-acetylneuraminate alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase, go to the full flat file.

Reaction

CMP-N-acetylneuraminate
+
alpha-N-acetylneuraminyl-(2->3)-beta-D-galactosyl-R
=
CMP
+
alpha-N-acetylneuraminyl-(2->8)-alpha-N-acetylneuraminyl-(2->3)-beta-D-galactosyl-R

Synonyms

alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase, alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase 8A, alpha2,8-sialyltransferase, alpha2,8S-T, CMP-NAcNeu:GM3 ganglioside sialyltransferase, CMP-NeuAc:GD3(alpha 2-8) sialyltransferase, CMP-NeuAc:GM3 alpha 2,8-sialyltransferase, CMP-NeuAc:LM1(alpha 2-8) sialyltransferase, CMP-sialic acid:GM3 sialyltransferase, CST-II, CstII, ganglioside GD3 synthase, ganglioside GD3 synthetase, ganglioside GD3-synthase, ganglioside GT3 synthase, GD3 synthase, GD3 synthase long isoform, GD3 synthase short isoform, GD3S, hST8Sia III, membrane-associated polysialyltransferase, NmB-polyST, polysialyltransferase, polyST, Pst, SAT-2, Sia-alpha2,3-Gal-beta1,4-GlcNAc-R:alpha2,8-sialyltransferase, sialyltransferase, sialyltransferase II, sialyltransferase, cytidine monophosphoacetylneuraminate-ganglioside GM3, sialyltransferase-X, ST-II, ST8, ST8Sia I, ST8Sia-1, ST8Sia-I, ST8Sia-VI, ST8Sia1, ST8SiaI, ST8SiaII, St8SiaIII, ST8SiaIV, ST8SiaV, ST8SiaVI, ST8SiaVIIA, Stx

ECTree

     2 Transferases
         2.4 Glycosyltransferases
             2.4.99 Transferring other glycosyl groups
                2.4.99.8 alpha-N-acetylneuraminate alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase