Definition of Hyaluronic Acid

A glucosaminoglycan consisting of D-glucuronic acid and N-acetyl-D-glucosamine disaccharide units that is a component of connective tissue, skin, vitreous humour, umbilical cord, synovial fluid and the capsule of certain microorganisms contributing to adhesion, elasticity, and viscosity of extracellular substances.

Hyaluronic Acid is from the group

Glycosaminoglycan

Other Names for Hyaluronic Acid

Hyaluronic Acid

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