Definition of Galactosyl

1. Noun. (organic chemistry) The univalent radical derived from the hemiacetal form of galactose ¹



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Definition of Galactosyl

1. [n -S]

Medical Definition of Galactosyl

1. A compound in which the -OH attached to carbon-1 of galactose is replaced by an organic radical. (05 Mar 2000)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Galactosyl

galactosemics
galactosephosphates
galactoses
galactosialidosis
galactosidase
galactosidases
galactoside
galactoside 2-fucosyltransferase
galactoside 3-fucosyltransferase
galactosides
galactosis
galactosphingolipid
galactosphingolipids
galactosucrose
galactosuria
galactosyl (current term)
galactosyl(alpha 1-4)galactosylceramide galactosyl hydrolase
galactosyl transferase
galactosylation
galactosylceramidase
galactosylceramide
galactosylceramide lipoidosis
galactosylceramide sulfotransferase
galactosylceramides
galactosyldiacylglycerol
galactosyldiacylglycerols
galactosyls
galactosyltransferase
galactosyltransferases
galactosylxylosylprotein 3-beta-galactosyltransferase

Literary usage of Galactosyl

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1. Science by American Association for the Advancement of Science (1883)
"This glycosphingolipid is accompanied by abnormal amounts of an incompletely characterized galactosyl-(l -> 4)-galactosyl-(l -* 1')-ceramide in the kidney ..."

2. Guide To Clinical Preventive Services by U. S. Preventive Services Task Force (1989)
"... leukocyte adherence, galactosyl trans- ferase isoenzyme II, and a number of other peptides and hormones. Although studies suggest that sérologie markers ..."

3. Osteoporosis Research, Education and Health Promotion (1993)
"Markers of bone resorption include urinary excretion of total hydroxyproline (THP), galactosyl-hydroxylysine, and pyridinoline ..."

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