may I know more about proteoglycans?

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may I know more about proteoglycans?

Post by chinhbi » Thu Jan 05, 2006 4:34 pm

Please help me know more about proteoglycans.
Could someone show me the links to this topics? I really got stuck in it.
Thanks advance.

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Post by Crissie » Thu Jan 05, 2006 5:15 pm

Here it is...Go here and you'll find some info ...
http://www.biology-online.org/search.ph ... lycans(the dictionary)

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Post by MrMistery » Fri Jan 06, 2006 8:37 pm

actually the dictionary is wrong. Proteoglycans are a totally different thing from glycoproteins.
proteoglycans-polysaccharides attached covalently to proteins
glycoproteins-monosaccharides or oligosaccharides attached covalently to proteins.
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