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Introduction: Glucosylceramide

Description of Glucosylceramide

Glucosylceramide: Cerebrosides which contain as their polar head group a glucose moiety bound in glycosidic linkage to the hydroxyl group of ceramides. Their accumulation in tissue, due to a defect in beta-glucosidase, is the cause of Gaucher's disease.
Source: MeSH 2007

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