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Chemical Glycophorin

Name Glycophorin
Equivalent Terms beta Sialoglycoprotein | beta-Sialoglycoprotein | Erythrocyte Sialoglycoprotein | Glycoconnectin | Glycophorin A | Glycophorin A(M) | Glycophorin B | Glycophorin C | Glycophorin E | Glycophorin HA | MN Sialoglycoprotein | Red Blood Cell Membrane Sialoglycoprotein | Sialoglycoprotein, Erythrocyte | Sialoglycoprotein, MN | Sialoglycoprotein, Ss | Ss Erythrocyte Membrane Sialoglycoproteins | Ss Sialoglycoprotein
Definition The major sialoglycoprotein of the human erythrocyte membrane. It consists of at least two sialoglycopeptides and is composed of 60% carbohydrate including sialic acid and 40% protein. It is involved in a number of different biological activities including the binding of MN blood groups, influenza viruses, kidney bean phytohemagglutinin, and wheat germ agglutinin.
Curation Status No associations have been curated for this chemical yet.
MeSH® ID D006021
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Glycophorin
  glycophorin Dantu
  glycophorin SAT
  glycophorin Stone
  GYPA protein, human
  GYPB protein, human
  Miltenberger III-like molecule glycophorin variant
  Miltenberger VI-like molecule glycophorin variant
  Miltenberger V-like molecule glycophorin variant