IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature


Accepted name: UDP-N-acetylgalactosamine-4-sulfate sulfotransferase

Reaction: 3'-phosphoadenylyl sulfate + UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine 4-sulfate = adenosine 3',5'-bisphosphate + UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine 4,6-bissulfate

Glossary: 3'-phosphoadenylyl sulfate = PAPS

Other names: uridine diphosphoacetylgalactosamine 4-sulfate sulfotransferase; uridine diphospho-N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfate sulfotransferase; 3'-phosphoadenylyl-sulfate:UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-4-sulfate 6-sulfotransferase

Systematic name: 3'-phosphoadenylyl-sulfate:UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine-4-sulfate 6-sulfonotransferase

Links to other databases: BRENDA, EXPASY, KEGG, Metacyc, CAS registry number: 37278-32-3


1. Harada, T., Shimizu, S., Nakanishi, Y. and Suzuki, S. Enzymatic transfer of sulfate from 3'-phosphoadenosine 5'-phosphosulfate to uridine diphosphate N-acetylgalactosamine 4-sulfate. J. Biol. Chem. 242 (1967) 2288-2290. [PMID: 6022874]

[EC created 1972]

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