Inherited Disorders of Glycosylation
Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
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How to Cite
Sparks, S. E. 2007. Inherited Disorders of Glycosylation. eLS.
- Published Online: 28 SEP 2007
Glycosylation is an essential process by which sugars are attached to proteins and lipids. Complete lack of glycosylation is not compatible with life. Because of the widespread functions of glycosylation, inherited disorders of glycosylation are multisystemic.
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