Citations for
1B3GNT7, B4GALT5, CHST1, CHST5, CHST6
Enzymes responsible for synthesis of corneal keratan sulfate glycosaminoglycans.
Kitayama K, Hayashida Y, Nishida K, Akama TO.
J Biol Chem 282(41):30085-96. Epub 2007 Aug 9. 2007
2CHST5
Matrix morphogenesis in cornea is mediated by the modification of keratan sulfate by GlcNAc 6-O-sulfotransferase.
Hayashida Y, Akama TO, Beecher N, Lewis P, Young RD, Meek KM, Kerr B, Hughes CE, Caterson B, Tanigami A, Nakayama J, Fukada MN, Tano Y, Nishida K, Quantock AJ.
Proc Natl Acad Sci U S A 103(36):13333-8. Epub 2006 Aug 25. 2006
3CHST5, CHST6, MCDC1
Macular corneal dystrophy type I and type II are caused by distinct mutations in a new sulphotransferase gene.
Akama TO, Nishida K, Nakayama J, Watanabe H, Ozaki K, Nakamura T, Dota A, Kawasaki S, Inoue Y, Maeda N, Yamamoto S, Fujiwara T, Thonar EJ, Shimomura Y, Kinoshita S, Tanigami A, Fukuda MN.
Nat Genet 26(2):237-41. 2000
4CHST5
Cloning and characterization of a mammalian N-acetylglucosamine-6-sulfotransferase that is highly restricted to intestinal tissue.
Lee JK, Bhakta S, Rosen SD, Hemmerich S.
Biochem Biophys Res Commun 263(2):543-9. 1999