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Chemical Glycosaminoglycans

Name Glycosaminoglycans
Equivalent Term Mucopolysaccharides
Definition Heteropolysaccharides which contain an N-acetylated hexosamine in a characteristic repeating disaccharide unit. The repeating structure of each disaccharide involves alternate 1,4- and 1,3-linkages consisting of either N-acetylglucosamine or N-acetylgalactosamine.
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MeSH® ID D006025
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ChemicalsCarbohydrates Has associated genes Has associated diseases Has associated exposure references Polysaccharides Has associated genes Has associated diseases Glycosaminoglycans Has associated genes Has associated diseases

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Glycosaminoglycans Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  A73025
  acharan sulfate
  Arteparon Has associated diseases
  Biostite
View node Chondroitin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  collagen-glycosaminoglycan copolymer
  COS 8 preparation
  DAK 16
  depolymerized holothurian glucosaminoglycan
  enterosan
  Foltene
  fucomucins
  galactosamine glucuronoglycan sulfate
  glucosaminoglycans
  glucuronyl glucosamine glycan sulfate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  glycagen
  glycosaminoglucuronates
  glycosaminoglycan glucuronyltransferase I
  Hemovasal
View node Heparin Has associated genes Has associated diseases
View node Heparitin Sulfate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  hexosaminoglycans
  hexuronyl hexosaminoglycan sulfate
View node Hyaluronic Acid Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  illexin
  Imedeen
  isopropyl 2-deoxy-2-sulfoaminoglucopyranosyl-(1-4)-2-O-sulfoidouronosyl-(1-4)-2-deoxy-2-acetylamino-6-O-sulfoglucopyranosyl-(1-4)-idouronosyl-(1-4)-2-deoxy-2-sulfoaminoglucopyransoyl-(1-4)-2-sulfoidouronoside
View node Keratan Sulfate Has associated genes Has associated diseases
  mesoglycan
  mitrin
  Mobilisin
  mucoid exopolysaccharide (P aeruginosa)
  mucopolysaccharide polysulfate
  N-acetylheparosan
  naoxinshu
  OTR4120
  phosphogalactomannan
  sanaven
  sporotrichin
  technetium 99m P1827DS