Glycoconjugate Journal

, Volume 14, Issue 5, pp 569–576

Perspectives on the significance of altered glycosylation of glycoproteins in cancer

  • Young J Kim
  • Ajit Varki

DOI: 10.1023/A:1018580324971

Cite this article as:
Kim, Y.J. & Varki, A. Glycoconj J (1997) 14: 569. doi:10.1023/A:1018580324971


No abstract Abbreviations:Sia, sialic acid, type unspecified; Tn antigen, GalNAcα 1-O-Ser/Thr; T antigen, Galβ1-3GalNAcα-O-Ser/Thr; Sialyl LewisX, Siaα2-3Galβ1-4(Fucα1-3)GlcNAc; Sialyl Lewisa, Siaα2-3Galβ1-3(Fucα1-4)GlcNAc; Sialyl-Tn antigen, Siaα2-6GalNAcα1-O-Ser/Thr; FucT, fucosyltransferase; ST, sialyltransferase.

mucinsglycosylationcarcinomaadhesionselectinI-type lectin

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Authors and Affiliations

  • Young J Kim
    • 1
  • Ajit Varki
  1. 1.UCSD Cancer CenterLa JollaUSA