ProGTNC2 (PglH)

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ProGT ID ProGTNC2 (PglH)
Organism Information
Organism NameCampylobacter jejuni 81116
Domain Bacteria
Classification Phylum : Proteobacteria
Class : Epsilonproteobacteria
Orders : Campylobacterales
Family : Campylobacteraceae
Genus : Campylobacter
Taxonomic ID (NCBI)407148
Genome Information
Gene BankCP000814.1
Gene Information
Gene NamepglH 
Protein information
Protein NamePglH 
Glycosylation Information
CAZY FamilyGT4
EC Number (BRENDA)2.4.1.-
Sugar Donor SpecificityUDP-Glucose 
Donor SpecificityUDP-Glucose
Function in Glycosylation pathway1) PglH is a GalNAc alpha-1-4 glycosyltransferase
Additional Information1) pglH gene mutant shows the reduced ability to adhere and invade human epithelial Caco-2 cells. 
Year Of Validation2004 
Reference Karlyshev, A.V., Everest, P., Linton, D., Cawthraw, S., Newell, D.G. and Wren, B.W., 2004. The Campylobacter jejuni general glycosylation system is important for attachment to human epithelial cells and in the colonization of chicks. Microbiology, 150(6), pp.1957-1964.

Corresponding AuthorLondon School of Hygiene and Tropical Medicine, University of London, Keppel Street, London EC1A 7HT, UK.