Gene GALC : galactosylceramidase in Canis lupus familiaris

See the equivalent entry at NCBI

In other species: Rhesus monkey

Symbol: GALC

Description: galactosylceramidase

Type of gene: protein-coding

NCBI gene id: 403916

Other designations: galactocerebrosidase|GALCERase|casein kinase 2, beta polypeptide pseudogene|galactocerebroside beta-galactosidase|galactosylceramidase (Krabbe disease)|galactosylceramide beta-galactosidase

Links: Homologene , Ensembl

Genomic location: 8:59589663..59531522 [Chromosome accession NC_051812.1]

Related phenes:

OMIA:000578-9615 : Krabbe disease in Canis lupus familiaris


1996 Victoria, T., Rafi, M.A., Wenger, D.A. :
Cloning of the canine GALC cDNA and identification of the mutation causing globoid cell leukodystrophy in West Highland White and Cairn Terriers Genomics 33:457-462, 1996. Pubmed reference: 8661004. DOI: 10.1006/geno.1996.0220.