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Human glycans

Glycome is a peculiar carbohydrate passport of an organism, an organ or a cells, which is a totality of carbohydrate molecules combined in a single complex with proteins and lipids and between themselves.
Glycans play a key role in processes of molecular and cell recognition, take part in cell metabolism, and are responsible for utilization of ageing cells from organism, ect.

Glycans on a microchip