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complex polysaccharides containing an amino group

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The spongiosa is rich in proteoglycans and glycosaminoglycan (GAGs), elastin fibers, fibroblasts, Anichkov's cells, laminin, fibronectin and collagen I, III, and VI fibers.
TGF-[beta] signalling pathways controlling glycosaminoglycan chain synthesizing enzyme gene expression as a therapeutic target for atherosclerosis [dissertation].
Relationsh between cartilage glycosaminoglycan content (assessed with dGEMRIC) and OA risk factors in meniscectomized patients.
MSC chondrogenesis was also enhanced on cellulose derived glycosaminoglycan mimetic scaffolds by Huang et al., given that glycosaminoglycans provide signaling cues in native cartilage tissue [19].
These variables are related to seven metabolic pathways, including TCA cycle, ubiquinone and other terpenoid quinone biosyntheses, N-glycan biosynthesis, other glycan degradation, glycosaminoglycan degradation, and glycosylphosphatidylinositol (GPI) anchor biosynthesis and glycosphingolipid biosynthesis-ganglioseries.
Wells, "Betaglycan inhibits TGF-[beta] signaling by preventing type I-type II receptor complex formation: glycosaminoglycan modifications alter betaglycan function," Journal of Biological Chemistry, vol.
Four monosaccharides (Xyl-Gal-Gal-GlcA) connect this glycosaminoglycan (GAG) to bikunin [8].
Glycoconjugates comprise glycoproteins and proteoglycans with oligosaccharide and glycosaminoglycan chains, respectively, attached to polypeptides as well as glycolipids with oligosaccharide chains attached to lipids.
Hyaluronic acid (HA) is an anionic, nonsulfated glycosaminoglycan that is found naturally in the body.
glycosaminoglycan's expression with thickened skin in pretibial region and dorsum of foot.
As an alternative to direct measurement of lysosomal enzymes in DBS, MS/MS analysis of accumulated glycosaminoglycan (measured as disaccharide degradation products) has been suggested as a first-tier newborn screening analysis of the MPSs (34).
Endogenous HS, an essential glycosaminoglycan (GAG), contributes to skin development and homeostasis, and thus actively promotes skin health.
Proteoglycans are produced through the secretory pathway in the endoplasmic reticulum followed by the construction of the glycosaminoglycan (GAG) side chain within the Golgi complex.