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UPD-Galactose: Ceramide Galactosyltransferase. Kinetic Properties and Effect of Detergents and Phospholipids on the Partially Purified Enzyme of Rat Brain

  • N. M. Neskovic
  • P. Mandel
  • S. Gatt
Part of the Advances in Experimental Medicine and Biology book series (AEMB, volume 101)

Abstract

UDP-galactose: ceramide galactosyltransferase (CGa1T, EC 2.4.1.45) catalyzes the synthesis of cerebrosides according to the following reaction: UDP-galactose + ceramide → cerebroside + UDPS

Keywords

Lipid Extract Enzyme Preparation Fraction Versus Enzyme Source Lipid Substrate 
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© Plenum Press, New York 1978

Authors and Affiliations

  • N. M. Neskovic
    • 1
  • P. Mandel
    • 1
  • S. Gatt
    • 2
  1. 1.Centre de Neurochimie du CNRSStrasbourgFrance
  2. 2.Laboratory of Neurochemistry, Department of BiochemistryThe Hebrew University, Hadassah Medical SchoolJerusalemIsrael

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