IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: dolichyl-phosphate D-xylosyltransferase

Reaction: UDP-D-xylose + dolichyl phosphate = UDP + dolichyl D-xylosyl phosphate

Glossary: dolichol

Systematic name: UDP-D-xylose:dolichyl-phosphate D-xylosyltransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number:


1. Waechter, C.J., Lucas, J.J. and Lennarz, W.J. Evidence for xylosyl lipids as intermediates in xylosyl transfers in hen oviduct membranes. Biochem. Biophys. Res. Commun. 56 (1974) 343-350. [PMID: 4823870]

[EC created 1984, modified 2003]

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