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post translational modification glycosylation
(2017)
  • Melissa George
Abstract
Glycosylation, the attachment of sugar moieties to proteins, is a post-translational modification (PTM) that provides greater proteomic diversity than other PTMs. Glycosylation is critical for a wide range of biological processes, including the attachment of cell to the extracellular matrix and intracellular protein-ligand interactions. This PTM is characterized by various glycosidic linkages, including N-, O- and C-linked glycosylation, glypiation (GPI anchor attachment), and phosphoglycosylation, etc. post translational modification glycosylation
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Publication Date
2017
Citation Information
Melissa George. "post translational modification glycosylation" (2017)
Available at: http://works.bepress.com/creativeproteomics/26/