Protein Name lactase
Organism Rattus norvegicus
Gene ID 116569
Gene Symbol

Lct

UniProt A9CMC8 (A9CMC8_RAT)
Relationships Total Number of functionally related compound(s) : 150
Total Number of Articles : 168
Description

lactase

Gene Summary

Enables lactase activity and transferase activity. Involved in several processes, including response to estrogen; response to iron(II) ion; and response to lead ion. Located in brush border. Used to study diarrhea. Biomarker of colitis. Human ortholog(s) of this gene implicated in congenital lactase deficiency. Orthologous to human LCT (lactase). [provided by Alliance of Genome Resources, Apr 2022]

synonyms
  • lactase/phlorizin hydrolase
  • lactase-glycosylceramidase
  • lactase-phlorizin hydrolase
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