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Heparan Sulfate

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Heparitin Sulfate. A glycosaminoglycan, structurally similar to heparin but with more N-acetyl groups and fewer O- and N-sulfate groups. Occurs in the liver, aorta, and lung. Accumulates in several mucopolysaccharidoses. [ NCI ]

Synonyms: Heparan Sulfate

Term info

Subsets

NCIT_C116977, NCIT_C142799

CAS Registry

9050-30-0

CHEBI ID

CHEBI:28815

Display Name

Heparan Sulfate

Legacy Concept Name

Heparan_Sulfate

Preferred Name

Heparan Sulfate

Semantic Type

Biologically Active Substance, Organic Chemical

UMLS CUI

C0019143

code

C540