"Fucosyltransferases" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Enzymes catalyzing the transfer of fucose from a nucleoside diphosphate fucose to an acceptor molecule which is frequently another carbohydrate, a glycoprotein, or a glycolipid molecule. Elevated activity of some fucosyltransferases in human serum may serve as an indicator of malignancy. The class includes EC 18.104.22.168; EC 22.214.171.124; EC 126.96.36.199; EC 188.8.131.52.
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This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Fucosyltransferases" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Fucosyltransferases" was a major or minor topic of these publication.