Neurite Loss Caused by Ganglioside Undersialylation

  • Abraham Rosenberg

Abstract

An emerging thought in sialobiology holds that lessened sialylation of gangliosides by whatever means leads in the growing neuron to a quick breakdown of neurital processes followed by neuronal loss of function. This chapter will take a brief look at findings stemming from work around that idea now in full swing in the author’s laboratory.

Keywords

Neurite Outgrowth Fetal Alcohol Syndrome Precursor Neuron Neurite Bundle Neuronal Perikaryon 
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© Springer Science+Business Media New York 1995

Authors and Affiliations

  • Abraham Rosenberg
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  1. 1.Neuropsychiatric Institute and Brain Research InstituteUniversity of CaliforniaLos AngelesUSA

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