heparin biosynthetic process Gene Set

Dataset GO Biological Process Annotations
Category structural or functional annotations
Type biological process
Description The chemical reactions and pathways resulting in the formation of heparin, any member of a group of glycosaminoglycans of average Mr (6000-20000), consisting predominantly of alternating alpha-(1->4)-linked D-galactose and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine-6-sulfate residues. (Gene Ontology, GO_0030210)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0030210
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8 genes participating in the heparin biosynthetic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
ANGPT1 angiopoietin 1
CSGALNACT1 chondroitin sulfate N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 1
GLCE glucuronic acid epimerase
NDST1 N-deacetylase/N-sulfotransferase (heparan glucosaminyl) 1
NDST2 N-deacetylase/N-sulfotransferase (heparan glucosaminyl) 2
NDST3 N-deacetylase/N-sulfotransferase (heparan glucosaminyl) 3
NDST4 N-deacetylase/N-sulfotransferase (heparan glucosaminyl) 4
XYLT2 xylosyltransferase II