Structure of the sulfated α-L-fucan from the egg jelly coat of the sea urchin Strongylocentrotus franciscanus: patterns of preferential 2-O- and 4-O-sulfation determine sperm cell recognition
September 1999; p ublished online September 1999 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 3755 words.
The egg jelly coats of sea urchins contains sulfated polysaccharides responsible for inducing the sperm acrosome reaction which is an obligatory event for sperm binding to, and fusion with,...
Separation and identification of GM1b pathway Neu5Ac- and Neu5Gc gangliosides by on-line nanoHPLC-QToF MS and tandem MS: toward glycolipidomics screening of animal cell lines
January 2010; p ublished online September 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 5252 words.
Monosialoganglioside fraction of YAC-1 lymphoma cells was comprehensively analyzed and structurally defined by nano-high-performance liquid chromatography (nanoHPLC) in on-line conjunction...
Structural characterization of glycosphingolipids from the eggs of Schistosoma mansoni and Schistosoma japonicum
July 1997; p ublished online July 1997 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 0 words.
The granulomatous pathology in human intestinal schistosomiasis is induced primarily by the egg antigens of schistosome, a parasitic trematode. Glycolipids and glycoproteins were extracted...
A simplified and sensitive fluorescent method for disaccharide analysis of both heparan sulfate and chondroitin/dermatan sulfates from biological samples
June 2008; p ublished online March 2008 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 6003 words.
Sulfated glycosaminoglycans regulate the biological functions of a wide variety of proteins, primarily through high affinity interactions mediated by specific sugar sequences or...
July 2015; p ublished online February 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 7026 words.
The rare N-unsubstituted glucosamine ([math]) residues in heparan sulfate (HS) have important biological and pathophysiological roles. Because of their low natural abundance, the use of...
November 2015; p ublished online August 2015 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 6496 words.
Mycobacterium tuberculosis lipoarabinomannan (LAM) and biosynthetically related lipoglycans and glycans play an important role in host–pathogen interactions. Therefore, the...
Lactosylceramide promotes hypertrophy through ROS generation and activation of ERK1/2 in cardiomyocytes
June 2014; p ublished online March 2014 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 7051 words.
Hypertrophy is central to several heart diseases; however, not much is known about the role of glycosphingolipids (GSLs) in this phenotype. Since GSLs have been accorded several...
Defective nitric oxide-dependent, deaminative cleavage of glypican-1 heparan sulfate in Niemann–Pick C1 fibroblasts
August 2006; p ublished online April 2006 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 5618 words.
Exit of recycling cholesterol from late endosomes is defective in Niemann–Pick C1 (NPC1) and Niemann–Pick C2 (NPC2) diseases. The traffic route of the recycling proteoglycan glypican-1...
December 2009; p ublished online August 2009 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 3278 words.
Endoglycoceramidase (EGCase; EC 188.8.131.52) is a glycohydrolase that hydrolyzes the glycosidic linkage between the oligosaccharide and ceramide of various glycosphingolipids. We previously...
Microanalysis of enzyme digests of hyaluronan and chondroitin/dermatan sulfate by fluorophore-assisted carbohydrate electrophoresis (FACE)
March 2000; p ublished online March 2000 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 7183 words.
Hyaluronan and chondroitin/dermatan sulfate are glycosaminoglycans that play major roles in the biomechanical properties of a wide variety of tissues, including cartilage. A...
June 2000; p ublished online June 2000 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 4757 words.
Glucosylceramides (GlcCer) are biosynthetic precursors of glycosphingolipids. They are widely distributed in biological systems where they exhibit numerous biological functions. Studies on...
β1,6 N-Acetylglucosaminyltransferase (core 2 GlcNAc-T) expression in normal rat tissues and different cell lines: Evidence for complex mechanisms of regulation
July 1998; p ublished online July 1998 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 8543 words.
The distribution of the Golgi enzyme β1,6-N-acetylglucosaminyltransferase (core 2 GlcNAc-T for short) has been investigated in several tissue and cell systems by combining the potentials of...
A sequencing strategy for the localization of O-glycosylation sites of MUC1 tandem repeats by PSD-MALDI mass spectrometry
October 1997; p ublished online October 1997 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 0 words.
It is demonstrated with glycopeptides of the polymorphic epithelial mucin (MUC1) that post-source decay matrix-assisted laser desorption ionization (PSD-MALDI) is a fast, highly sensitive,...
Arabidopsis thaliana ALG3 mutant synthesizes immature oligosaccharides in the ER and accumulates unique N-glycans
June 2010; p ublished online March 2010 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 8751 words.
The core oligosaccharide Glc3Man9GlcNAc2 is assembled by a series of membrane-bound glycosyltransferases as the lipid carrier dolichylpyrophosphate-linked glycan in the endoplasmic...
Glycoconjugate expression on the cell wall of tps1/tps1 trehalose-deficient Candida albicans strain and implications for its interaction with macrophages
June 2011; p ublished online January 2011 .
Journal Article. Subjects: Carbohydrates. 6868 words.
The yeast Candida albicans has developed a variety of strategies to resist macrophage killing. In yeasts, accumulation of trehalose is one of the principal defense mechanisms under stress...