Tumor-associated gangliosides are sialyl glycosphingolipids
present on the outer surface of the cell plasma membrane (23).
In FD, reduced or absent activity of [alpha]-galactosidase A results in accumulation of globotriaosylceramide (GL-3) and related glycosphingolipids
in various tissues.
Role of very long fatty acid-containing glycosphingolipids
in membrane organization and cell signaling: the model of lactosylceramide in neutrophils.
A fatally inherited metabolic disease, Niemann Pick-type C is a lysomal storage disease, a rare genetic disorder arising from the build up of glycosphingolipids
particularly in the Central Nervous System causing structural and functional damage in cells and tissues.
Sandhoff's disease is characterised by the accumulation of N-acetylhexosamine-containing oligosaccharides, both within glycosphingolipids
and as free oligosaccharides, both of which contain N-acetyl moieties.
Gangliosides fall into a class of molecules called glycosphingolipids
Identification of erythrocyte Gal alpha 1-3Gal glycosphingolipids
with a mouse monoclonal antibody, Gall3.
Rice kernel: Contains glycosphingolipids
In a paper, "Recognition of bacterial glycosphingolipids
by natural killer T cells," to be published March 24 in the scientific journal Nature, Mitchell Kronenberg, Ph.
Antibodies against glycosphingolipids
in sera of patients with idiopathic thrombocytopenic purpura.
Specificity of binding of a strain of uropathogenic Escherichia coli to Gal 1-4Gal-containing glycosphingolipids
Lipids II: Phospholipids, Glycosphingolipids
, and Cholesterol