glycosylation

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gly·co·sy·la·tion

 (glī′kō-sĭ-lā′shən)
n.
The addition of saccharides to proteins or lipids to form a glycoprotein or glycolipid.

[glycose, a monosaccharide (variant of glucose) + -yl + -ation.]

gly·co′sy·late′ v.

glycosylation

(ˌɡlaɪkəʊsəˈleɪʃən)
n
(Biochemistry) the process by which sugars are chemically attached to proteins to form glycoproteins
[from glycosyl radical derived from glycose + -ation]
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For influenza A viruses, modifications of N-linked glycosylation sites in the globular head of the hemagglutinin protein have been linked to changes in virulence, antigenicity, receptor-binding preference, fusion activity, and immune evasion (4).
According to the Company, Gal+ is designed as a supplement for biological drug production, allowing users to easily achieve desired N-linked Glycosylation by increasing the galactose site occupancy on the oligosaccharide to a higher level.
Integrins, receptors and extracellular matrix (ECM) ligands display altered pattern of N-linked glycosylation in cells undergoing a malignant transformation (Janik et al.
Because there is no N-linked glycosylation site in preproBNP, our data indicate that secreted HMW proBNP is O-glycosylated (Fig.
The enzymes involved in modification of N-linked glycosylation of glycoproteins are found in the ER and the Golgi (Fig.
Published in the Proceedings of the National Academy of Sciences, GlycoFi researchers report the "Use of Combinatorial Genetic Libraries to Humanize N-linked Glycosylation in the Yeast Pichia pastoris.
Specifically designed as a supplement for biological drug production, including biosimiliars, EX-CELL Glycosylation Adjust (Gal+) allows users to easily achieve desired N-linked glycosylation by increasing the galactose site occupancy on the oligosaccharide to a higher level.
154-156], which allows N-linked glycosylation at a conserved site on the E protein, domain I, and is associated with virulence in most WNV strains (23), was present in [WNV.