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glycan

[′glī‚kan]
(biochemistry)
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Because the m/z values allow us only to predict the structures of the glycans, further experiments are needed to confirm the predicted structures, such as tandem MS analysis (12) and glycosidase sequencing (28).
The newly introduced released Glycan application workflow expands the platform's capabilities to support routine assignment and profiling of released glycans using fluorescence detection.
However, little was known about what happens to dietary glycans in the gut, and how their intake shapes gut bacterial populations, gut health and overall health.
activity S-BIO is a division of Sumitomo Bakelite that specializes in providing glycan analysis products and tools to advance glycomics research, and 3D cell culture plates for cancer and stem cell research.
By binding to glycans with a higher affinity than wild-type IL-8, PA401 can prevent wild-type IL-8 from activating neutrophils and inhibit the events that would normally lead to infiltration of neutrophils and chronic lung inflammation.
biopharmaceuticals including MAbs and other proteins as well as posttranslational modification and glycan analysis.
It can also be used to analyze other types of chromatograms such as for detached glycans.
Our vision is to provide fundamental structural and mechanistic-dissection of key proteins and their complexes and to use these as the foundation to deliver enzyme inhibitors as tools to probe the cellular function of specific glycans.
All of these diagnostic markers are glycoproteins, and the glycans that they present change during oncogenesis (18,23,24).
Washington, July 7 (ANI): Glycans, the carbohydrates that anchor cells into place, have been found to act as tumour suppressors in breast and prostate cancers, according to scientists at Burnham Institute for Medical Research (Burnham).
This agreement marks another step that scientists at Ezose and in universities are taking together to improve our understanding of the role of glycans in health and disease," said Hidehisa Asada, Ph.
The solution facilitates routine assignment of N-linked glycan structures, and enables profiling of released glycans for individual sample analysis and expedites multi-batch comparability studies for either innovator biotherapeutics or biosimilars.