ⓘ ST8SIA6

                                     

ⓘ ST8SIA6

Sialic acid is a key determinate of oligosaccharide structures involved in cell-cell communication, cell-substrate interaction, adhesion, and protein targeting. ST8SIA6 belongs to a family of sialyltransferases EC 2.4.99.8 that synthesize sialylglycoconjugates Takashima et al., 2002.