Definition of Heparan Sulfate

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.

Heparan Sulfate is from the group

Heparin

Other Names for Heparan Sulfate

Heparan Sulfate

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