galactoside


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ga·lac·to·side

 (gə-lăk′tə-sīd′)
n.
Any of a group of glycosides that yield galactose on hydrolysis.

galactoside

(ɡəˈlæktəˌsaɪd)
n
any of several glycosides that contain galactose
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jejuni produce serum antibodies that cross-react with CT and LT (11-13); (v) culture filtrates reacted in GM1 ganglioside ELISA with antiserum to CT or LT (14,15); and (vi) galactoside, ganglioside or CT antibody affinity purified material from culture filtrates caused morphological alteration and raised cAMP levels in sensitive cells or reacted in GM1 ganglioside ELISA (15-17).
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