Gangliosides as Receptors for Bacterial Toxins and Sendai Virus
Gangliosides have recently attracted considerable interest as candidate receptor structures for various bacterial toxins, viruses, interferon and glycoprotein hormones. Speculations about a receptor role for gangliosides have occurred for more than two decades but it was first with the more recent work on cholera toxin that such a function could be shown.
KeywordsHydrolysis Saccharide Glutathione Diarrhea Interferon
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