keratan sulfate catabolic 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 breakdown of keratan sulfate, a glycosaminoglycan with repeat units consisting of beta-1,4-linked D-galactopyranosyl-beta-(1,4)-N-acetyl-D-glucosamine 6-sulfate and with variable amounts of fucose, sialic acid and mannose units; keratan sulfate chains are covalently linked by a glycosidic attachment through the trisaccharide galactosyl-galactosyl-xylose to peptidyl-threonine or serine residues. (Gene Ontology, GO_0042340)
External Link http://amigo.geneontology.org/amigo/term/GO:0042340
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11 genes participating in the keratan sulfate catabolic process biological process from the curated GO Biological Process Annotations dataset.

Symbol Name
FMOD fibromodulin
GALNS galactosamine (N-acetyl)-6-sulfatase
GLB1 galactosidase, beta 1
GNS glucosamine (N-acetyl)-6-sulfatase
HEXA hexosaminidase A (alpha polypeptide)
HEXB hexosaminidase B (beta polypeptide)
KERA keratocan
LUM lumican
OGN osteoglycin
OMD osteomodulin
PRELP proline/arginine-rich end leucine-rich repeat protein