GBE1 Required for normal glycogen accumulation. The alpha 1-6 branches of glycogen play an important role in increasing the solubility of the molecule. Belongs to the glycosyl hydrolase 13 family. GlgB subfamily. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Carbohydrate Metabolism - starch and sucrose; EC; Transferase
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 16 C2|16 40.19 cM
Cellular Component: 
Molecular Function:  1,4-alpha-glucan branching enzyme activity; carbohydrate binding; catalytic activity; cation binding; hydrolase activity, hydrolyzing O-glycosyl compounds; transferase activity; transferase activity, transferring glycosyl groups
Biological Process:  carbohydrate metabolic process; glycogen biosynthetic process
Reference #:  Q9D6Y9 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: 1,4-alpha-glucan-branching enzyme; 2310045H19Rik; 2810426P10Rik; Brancher enzyme; D16Ertd536; D16Ertd536e; Gbe1; GLGB; glucan (1,4-alpha-), branching enzyme 1; Glycogen-branching enzyme
Gene Symbols: Gbe1
Molecular weight: 80,364 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.97  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
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Cross-references to other databases:  STRING  |  Reactome  |  BioGPS  |  Pfam  |  ENZYME  |  Phospho.ELM  |  NetworKIN  |  UniProtKB  |  Entrez-Gene  |  Ensembl Gene