IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: steroid N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-N-acetyl-α-D-glucosamine + estradiol-17α 3-D-glucuronoside = UDP + 17α-(N-acetyl-D-glucosaminyl)-estradiol 3-D-glucuronoside

Other name(s): hydroxy steroid acetylglucosaminyltransferase; steroid acetylglucosaminyltransferase; uridine diphosphoacetylglucosamine-steroid acetylglucosaminyltransferase

Systematic name: UDP-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine:estradiol-17α-3-D-glucuronoside 17α-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 9033-56-1


1. Collins, D.C., Jirku, H. and Layne, D.S. Steroid N-acetylglucosaminyl transferase. Localization and some properties of the enzyme in rabbit tissues. J. Biol. Chem. 243 (1968) 2928-2933. [PMID: 5660254]

[EC created 1972]

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