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#37- Extracellular Matrix (ECM) 2 of 2 -Elastin, Proteoglycans, Hyaluronan, Integrins, GAG

This video continues the discussion on the Extracellular Matrix (ECM) and what it does. Elastin, Proteoglycans, Hyaluronan, Integrins, glycosaminoglycans (GA...

Glycosaminoglycan

For more information, log on to- http://shomusbiology.weebly.com/ Download the study materials here- http://shomusbiology.weebly.com/bio-materials.html In th...

Role of Glycosaminoglycans in Angiogenisis

Dr. Kuberan (Kuby) Balagurunathan, Project Leader of Project I of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG), discuss...

Structure of Proteoglycans and Glycosaminoglycans 1

Dr. Kuberan (Kuby) Balagurunthan, Project Leader of Project I of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG), presents...

Ground Substance

This video discusses what ground substance is and explains what glycosaminoglycans, proteoglycans, and glycoproteins are.

Interactions of Glycosaminoglycans: Molecular Modeling

Dr. Philip D. Mosier, Senior Scientist and Co-director of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG) Computational Bi...

Glucosamine & Chondroitin

Glucosamine is composed of glucose (a sugar) and glutamine (an amino acid). It is utilized by chondrocytes to form glycosaminoglycans (GSG) and proteoglycans...

Functions of Proteoglycans and Glycosaminoglycans 2

Dr. Krishna Rajarathnam, Project Leader of Project III of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG), descibes the im...

Interactions of Glycosaminoglycans: Fluorescence and Capillary Electrophoresis

Prof. Umesh Desai, Program Director of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG), explains the theory of chemical fl...

Structure of Proteoglycans and Glycosaminoglycans 2

Dr. Kuberan (Kuby) Balagurunthan, Project Leader of Project I of the Heparan Sulfate Proteoglycan Program of Excellence in Glycosciences (HSPG-PEG), presents...

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5 news items

Mother Earth News

Mother Earth News
Tue, 26 Aug 2014 13:15:00 -0700

Bones also contain collagen and glycosaminoglycans—substances found in no other foods. Bones are about 35% collagen (gelatin), a protein that makes the broth gel when it is cooled. Collagen is also found in cartilage, tendons, and skin and is what ...
 
Hastings and St. Leonards Observer
Fri, 05 Sep 2014 01:15:00 -0700

Without this enzyme, the body cannot properly break down long chains of sugar molecules called glycosaminoglycans. As a result, these molecules accumulate in the body, causing numerous health problems, which get progressively worse over time, such as ...
 
CNNMoney
Wed, 03 Sep 2014 05:56:15 -0700

MPS 7 is caused by the deficiency of beta-glucuronidase, an enzyme required for the breakdown of the glycosaminoglycans (GAGs) dermatan sulfate and heparan sulfate. These complex GAG carbohydrates are a critical component of many tissues.

Korea Times

Korea Times
Sun, 24 Aug 2014 02:11:15 -0700

It interferes with the body's ability to break down and recycle specific mucopolyssacaridoses, also known as glycosaminoglycans. Its symptoms include developmental delay, skeletal deformities, airway obstruction and eventually death before reaching the ...
 
DigitalJournal.com
Thu, 28 Aug 2014 19:48:38 -0700

It likewise favors the induction and assembly of the fibronectin extracellular matrix, hence helping with the reordering, movement and migration of fibrous proteins and cells in the skin matrix. And it also supplies glycosaminoglycans, including ...
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