Glucosyltransferase


Glucosyltransferase

Glucosyltransferases are a type of Glycosyltransferase which enable the transfer of glucose.

Examples include:
* glycogen synthase
* glycogen phosphorylase

They are categorized under EC number 2.4.1.

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