g(m1) gangliosidemedical dictionary

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Galactosyl-n-acetylgalactosaminyl-(n-acetylneuraminyl)- galactosyl-glucosylceramide. Ganglioside present in abnormally large amounts in neurones and in elevated levels in liver and kidney due to a deficiency of beta-galactosidase in the genetically determined disease gm1-gangliosidosis.

Chemical name: Ganglioside GM1

(12 Dec 1998)

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