Automated description from the Alliance of Genome Resources (Release 3.0)
Exhibits UDP-galactose:beta-N-acetylglucosamine beta-1,3-galactosyltransferase activity. Involved in oligosaccharide biosynthetic process. Predicted to localize to Golgi apparatus and endoplasmic reticulum. Is expressed in several structures, including alimentary system; central nervous system; genitourinary system; hemolymphoid system; and sensory organ. Orthologous to human B3GALNT1 (beta-1,3-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase 1 (globoside blood group)).