Definition of Lipopolysaccharide

1. Noun. (biochemistry) Any of a large class of lipids conjugated with polysaccharides ¹



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Medical Definition of Lipopolysaccharide

1. The major constituents of the cell walls of gram-negative bacteria. Highly immunogenic and stimulates the production of endogenous pyrogen interleukin-1 and tumour necrosis factor. This entry appears with permission from the Dictionary of Cell and Molecular Biology (11 Mar 2008)

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Lexicographical Neighbors of Lipopolysaccharide

lipophilicity
lipophobia
lipophobic
lipophobicity
lipophore
lipophores
lipophorin
lipophosphodiesterase I
lipophosphodiesterase II
lipophosphoglycan
lipophosphoglycan Gal6-mannosylphosphoryltransferase
lipophylic
lipoplex
lipoplexes
lipopolymer
lipopolysaccharide (current term)
lipopolysaccharides
lipoprotein
lipoprotein(a) hyperlipoproteinaemia
lipoprotein-x
lipoprotein Lp(a)
lipoprotein electrophoresis
lipoprotein lipase
lipoprotein polymorphism
lipoproteinemia
lipoproteins
lipos
liposarcoma

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