Medical Definition of Chondroitin sulphate

1. Major components of the extracellular matrix and connective tissue of animals, found on the outside of the cell membranes of some animal cells. They are repeating polymers of glucuronic acid and sulphated N acetyl glucosamine residues that are highly hydrophilic and anionic. Found in association with proteins. (15 Jan 1998)



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Lexicographical Neighbors of Chondroitin Sulphate

chondrogenesis
chondrogenic
chondroglossus
chondroglossus muscle
chondroid
chondroid syringoma
chondroid tissue
chondroitin
chondroitin 4-sulfotransferase
chondroitin 6-sulfotransferase
chondroitin abc lyase
chondroitin lyases
chondroitin sulfate B
chondroitin sulfate C
chondroitin sulfates
chondroitin sulphate (current term)
chondroitinase
chondroitinases and chondroitin lyases
chondroitins
chondroitinsulfatases
chondrology
chondrolysis
chondroma
chondromalacia
chondromalacia foetalis
chondromalacia of larynx
chondromalacia patella
chondromalacia patellae
chondromas
chondromata

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