lipopolysaccharide


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lipopolysaccharide

[‚lip·ō‚päl·ē′sak·ə‚rīd]
(biochemistry)
Any of a class of conjugated polysaccharides consisting of a polysaccharide combined with a lipid.
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Immunogenicity of purified lipopolysaccharide or protein-oligosaccharide conjugates of Pasteurella multocida type 6:B in mice.
Morphological heterogeneity among Salmonella lipopolysaccharide chemotypes in silver-stained polyacrylamide gels.
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The functional role of increased production of nitric oxide in lipopolysaccharide induced embryonic resorption in mice.
The high-fat meal caused a significant jump in lipopolysaccharides among those with diabetes and impaired glucose tolerance.
Lipopolysaccharide exposure induces oxidative stress and apoptosis in bovine oocytes
Effect of epigallocatechin-3-gallate (EGCG) pretreatment on TLR-4/NF-[kappa]B signaling after acute lung injury induced by lipopolysaccharide (LPS).
The chief culprit in this scenario is a ubiquitous, highly-toxic family of compounds called lipopolysaccharides, or endotoxins.
Raising on water stocking density reduces geese reproductive performances via aater bacteria and lipopolysaccharide contaminations in "Geese-Fish" production system.
IMM-124E is a first-in-class oral antibody therapy that targets the endotoxin Lipopolysaccharide (LPS), and other bacterial components.
We have found that certain concentration level of lipopolysaccharide (LPS) stimulated normal fibroblast cells have statistically similar with fibroblast cells from hypertrophic scar on the phenotype level, and with this work we are trying to figure out which Mitogen-Activated Protein Kinase (MAPK) is affected and how it is affected.