Summary: Oligosaccharyl transferase STT3 subunit
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This family consists of the oligosaccharyl transferase STT3 subunit and related proteins. The STT3 subunit is part of the oligosaccharyl transferase (OTase) complex of proteins and is required for its activity . In eukaryotes, OTase transfers a lipid-linked core-oligosaccharide to selected asparagine residues in the ER . In the archaea STT3 occurs alone, rather than in an OTase complex, and is required for N-glycosylation of asparagines [3-4].
Hong G, Deleersnijder W, Kozak CA, Van Marck E, Tylzanowski P, Merregaert J; , Genomics 1996;31:295-300.: Molecular cloning of a highly conserved mouse and human integral membrane protein (Itm1) and genetic mapping to mouse chromosome 9. PUBMED:8838310 EPMC:8838310
Zufferey R, Knauer R, Burda P, Stagljar I, te Heesen S, Lehle L, Aebi M; , EMBO J 1995;14:4949-4960.: STT3, a highly conserved protein required for yeast oligosaccharyl transferase activity in vivo. PUBMED:7588624 EPMC:7588624
Abu-Qarn M, Yurist-Doutsch S, Giordano A, Trauner A, Morris HR, Hitchen P, Medalia O, Dell A, Eichler J;, J Mol Biol. 2007;374:1224-1236.: Haloferax volcanii AglB and AglD are involved in N-glycosylation of the S-layer glycoprotein and proper assembly of the surface layer. PUBMED:17996897 EPMC:17996897
Igura M, Maita N, Kamishikiryo J, Yamada M, Obita T, Maenaka K, Kohda D;, EMBO J. 2008;27:234-243.: Structure-guided identification of a new catalytic motif of oligosaccharyltransferase. PUBMED:18046457 EPMC:18046457
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InterPro entry IPR003674
N-linked glycosylation is a ubiquitous protein modification, and is essential for viability in eukaryotic cells. A lipid-linked core-oligosaccharide is assembled at the membrane of the endoplasmic reticulum and transferred to selected asparagine residues of nascent polypeptide chains by the oligosaccharyl transferase (OTase) complex [PUBMED:7588624].
This family consists of the oligsacharyl transferase STT3 subunit and related proteins. The STT3 subunit is part of the oligosccharyl transferase (OTase) complex of proteins and is required for its activity [PUBMED:7588624].
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|Cellular component||membrane (GO:0016020)|
|Molecular function||oligosaccharyl transferase activity (GO:0004576)|
|Biological process||protein glycosylation (GO:0006486)|
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|Seed source:||Pfam-B_1095 (release 5.4)|
|Author:||Bashton M, Bateman A|
|Number in seed:||15|
|Number in full:||968|
|Average length of the domain:||459.70 aa|
|Average identity of full alignment:||26 %|
|Average coverage of the sequence by the domain:||63.95 %|
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