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GAL3ST2 galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2 [ Homo sapiens (human) ]

Gene ID: 64090, updated on 23-Nov-2021

Summary

Official Symbol
GAL3ST2provided by HGNC
Official Full Name
galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2provided by HGNC
Primary source
HGNC:HGNC:24869
See related
Ensembl:ENSG00000154252 MIM:608237
Gene type
protein coding
RefSeq status
REVIEWED
Organism
Homo sapiens
Lineage
Eukaryota; Metazoa; Chordata; Craniata; Vertebrata; Euteleostomi; Mammalia; Eutheria; Euarchontoglires; Primates; Haplorrhini; Catarrhini; Hominidae; Homo
Also known as
GP3ST; GAL3ST-2
Summary
This gene encodes a member of the galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase protein family. The product of this gene catalyzes sulfonation by transferring a sulfate group to the hydroxyl at C-3 of nonreducing beta-galactosyl residues, and it can act on both type 1 and type 2 (Galbeta 1-3/1-4GlcNAc-R) oligosaccharides with similar efficiencies, and on core 1 glycans. This enzyme has been implicated in tumor metastasis processes. This gene is different from the GAL3ST3 gene located on chromosome 11, which has also been referred to as GAL3ST2 and encodes a related enzyme with distinct tissue distribution and substrate specificities, compared to galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2. [provided by RefSeq, Jul 2008]
Expression
Restricted expression toward colon (RPKM 8.9) See more
Orthologs
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Genomic context

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Location:
2q37.3
Exon count:
4
Annotation release Status Assembly Chr Location
109.20211119 current GRCh38.p13 (GCF_000001405.39) 2 NC_000002.12 (241776822..241804287)
105.20201022 previous assembly GRCh37.p13 (GCF_000001405.25) 2 NC_000002.11 (242716237..242743702)

Chromosome 2 - NC_000002.12Genomic Context describing neighboring genes Neighboring gene D-2-hydroxyglutarate dehydrogenase Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC105373976 Neighboring gene CEB1 minisatellite repeat instability region Neighboring gene uncharacterized LOC107986004 Neighboring gene neuraminidase 4

Genomic regions, transcripts, and products

Expression

  • Project title: HPA RNA-seq normal tissues
  • Description: RNA-seq was performed of tissue samples from 95 human individuals representing 27 different tissues in order to determine tissue-specificity of all protein-coding genes
  • BioProject: PRJEB4337
  • Publication: PMID 24309898
  • Analysis date: Wed Apr 4 07:08:55 2018

Bibliography

GeneRIFs: Gene References Into Functions

What's a GeneRIF?

Interactions

Products Interactant Other Gene Complex Source Pubs Description

General gene information

Markers

Homology

Gene Ontology Provided by GOA

Function Evidence Code Pubs
enables galactose 3-O-sulfotransferase activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
enables galactosylceramide sulfotransferase activity IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
enables protein binding IPI
Inferred from Physical Interaction
more info
PubMed 
enables sulfotransferase activity IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
enables sulfotransferase activity IDA
Inferred from Direct Assay
more info
PubMed 
Process Evidence Code Pubs
involved_in biological_process ND
No biological Data available
more info
 
involved_in glycolipid biosynthetic process IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
involved_in glycoprotein biosynthetic process IBA
Inferred from Biological aspect of Ancestor
more info
PubMed 
Component Evidence Code Pubs
located_in Golgi cisterna membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in integral component of membrane IEA
Inferred from Electronic Annotation
more info
 
located_in membrane TAS
Traceable Author Statement
more info
PubMed 

General protein information

Preferred Names
galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2
Names
beta-galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2
gal 3-O-sulphotransferase
gal-beta-1, 3-GalNAc 3'-sulfotransferase 2
galbeta1-3GalNAc 3'-sulfotransferase 2
glycoprotein beta-Gal 3'-sulfotransferase 2

NCBI Reference Sequences (RefSeq)

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RefSeqs maintained independently of Annotated Genomes

These reference sequences exist independently of genome builds. Explain

These reference sequences are curated independently of the genome annotation cycle, so their versions may not match the RefSeq versions in the current genome build. Identify version mismatches by comparing the version of the RefSeq in this section to the one reported in Genomic regions, transcripts, and products above.

Genomic

  1. NG_046977.1 RefSeqGene

    Range
    4998..32463
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mRNA and Protein(s)

  1. NM_022134.3NP_071417.2  galactose-3-O-sulfotransferase 2

    See identical proteins and their annotated locations for NP_071417.2

    Status: REVIEWED

    Source sequence(s)
    AC114730, BC117295
    Consensus CDS
    CCDS33427.1
    UniProtKB/Swiss-Prot
    Q9H3Q3
    Related
    ENSP00000192314.6, ENST00000192314.7
    Conserved Domains (1) summary
    cl22970
    Location:1384
    Sulfotransfer_2; Sulfotransferase family

RefSeqs of Annotated Genomes: Homo sapiens Updated Annotation Release 109.20211119

The following sections contain reference sequences that belong to a specific genome build. Explain

Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

Genomic

  1. NC_000002.12 Reference GRCh38.p13 Primary Assembly

    Range
    241776822..241804287
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Reference GRCh38.p13 ALT_REF_LOCI_1

Genomic

  1. NT_187527.1 Reference GRCh38.p13 ALT_REF_LOCI_1

    Range
    11155..16385
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