GYS1 Transfers the glycosyl residue from UDP-Glc to the non-reducing end of alpha-1,4-glucan. Belongs to the glycosyltransferase 3 family. 2 alternatively spliced human isoforms have been reported. Note: This description may include information from UniProtKB.
Protein type: Carbohydrate Metabolism - starch and sucrose; EC; Transferase
Chromosomal Location of Human Ortholog: 19q13.33
Cellular Component:  cytosol; inclusion body
Molecular Function:  glucose binding; glycogen (starch) synthase activity; glycogen synthase activity, transferring glucose-1-phosphate; protein binding; protein kinase binding
Biological Process:  glycogen biosynthetic process; heart development
Disease: Glycogen Storage Disease 0, Muscle
Reference #:  P13807 (UniProtKB)
Alt. Names/Synonyms: Glycogen [starch] synthase, muscle; glycogen synthase 1; glycogen synthase 1 (muscle); GSY; GYS; GYS1
Gene Symbols: GYS1
Molecular weight: 83,786 Da
Basal Isoelectric point: 5.8  Predict pI for various phosphorylation states
CST Pathways:  Actin Dynamics  |  AMPK Signaling  |  Insulin Receptor Signaling  |  PI3K/Akt Signaling
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