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In Vitro Incorporation and Metabolism of Gangliosides

  • G. Schwarzmann
  • D. Marsh
  • V. Herzog
  • K. Sandhoff
Part of the NATO ASI Series book series (volume 7)

Abstract

Gangliosides are ubiquitous in vertebrate tissue and are highly abundant in neuronal plasma membranes (for review see 1–3). The lipophilic ceramide moiety of gangliosides is anchored in the outer leaflet of the lipid bilayer and the hydrophilic sialooligosaccharide residue faces the extracellular space.

Keywords

Electron Spin Resonance Spectrum Gold Particle Golgi Complex Endocytic Vesicle Golgi Compartment 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • G. Schwarzmann
    • 1
  • D. Marsh
    • 2
  • V. Herzog
    • 3
  • K. Sandhoff
    • 1
  1. 1.Institut für Organische Chemie und Biochemie der Universität BonnBonn 1Germany
  2. 2.Max-Planck-Institut für biophysikalische ChemieGöttingenGermany
  3. 3.Institut für Zellbiologie der Universität MünchenMünchen 2Germany

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