Traveling for the glycosphingolipid path

@article{Hakomori2004TravelingFT,
  title={Traveling for the glycosphingolipid path},
  author={Sen‐itiroh Hakomori},
  journal={Glycoconjugate Journal},
  year={2004},
  volume={17},
  pages={627-647}
}
  • S. Hakomori
  • Published 1 July 2000
  • Biology, Medicine
  • Glycoconjugate Journal
AbstractOur studies on glycosphingolipids (GSLs) were initiated through isolation and structural characterization of lacto-series type 1 and 2 GSLs, and globo-series GSLs. Lacto-series structures included histo-blood group ABH and I/i antigens. Our subsequent studies were focused on GSL changes associated with: (i) ontogenic development and differentiation; (ii) oncogenic transformation and tumor progression. Various novel types of GSLs such as extended globo-series, sialyl-Lex (SLex), sialyl… 
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