monosialoganglioside

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English[edit]

Etymology[edit]

mono- +‎ sialo- +‎ ganglioside

Noun[edit]

monosialoganglioside (plural monosialogangliosides)

  1. A ganglioside containing a single sialic acid residue
    • 2015 October 17, “Elisidepsin Interacts Directly with Glycosylceramides in the Plasma Membrane of Tumor Cells to Induce Necrotic Cell Death”, in PLOS ONE[1], DOI:10.1371/journal.pone.0140782:
      From these, more complex glycosylsphingolipids, such as lactosylceramide, globotriaosylceramide, monosialoganglioside and others can be synthesized by incorporation of additional sugar residues by different glycosyltransferases [30 ].