SIA8D_HUMAN Protein

Name CMP-N-acetylneuraminate-poly-alpha-2,8-sialyltransferase
Description Catalyzes the polycondensation of alpha-2,8-linked sialic acid required for the synthesis of polysialic acid (PSA), which is present on the embryonic neural cell adhesion molecule (N-CAM), necessary for plasticity of neural cells.
UniProt ID Q92187
Gene ST8SIA4