cerebroside
noun Etymology: cerebrose galactose Date: 1883 any of various glycolipids found especially in nerve tissue

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  • cérébroside — [ serebrozid ] n. m. • 1897; 1874 en angl.; du lat. cerebrum, ose et ide ♦ Biochim. Lipide contenant du galactose, constituant du tissu nerveux et du cerveau. cérébroside [seʀebʀozid] n. m. ÉTYM. 1897; empr. à l angl. cerebroside, 1885, du lat.… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • Cerebroside —   [lateinisch], Singular Cerebrosid das, (e)s, Zerebroside, Gruppe der Glykolipide, die aus dem Aminoalkohol Sphingosin, einer an die Aminogruppe des Sphingosins gebundenen Fettsäure sowie einem Zucker (meist Galaktose) bestehen. Die Cere …   Universal-Lexikon

  • cerebroside — [ser′ə brō sīd΄, sə rē′brōsīd΄] n. [< CEREBR(O) + OS(E) + IDE] a lipid that contains galactose and is found normally in brain and nerve tissue …   English World dictionary

  • Cerebroside — Cerebrosides is the common name for a group of glycosphingolipids called monoglycosylceramides which are important components in animal muscle and nerve cell membranes. They consist of a ceramide with a single sugar residue at the 1 hydroxyl… …   Wikipedia

  • Cerebroside — Allgemeine Formel der Cerebroside, als Rest R dient eine Hexose …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • Cérébroside — Les cérébrosides sont des lipides qui font partie des glycosphingolipides (appelés aussi simplement sphingolipides). Ils sont constitués d’un céramide lié par une liaison éther à un ou plusieurs ose(s) neutre(s)[1]. Pour les oses chargés voir les …   Wikipédia en Français

  • cerebroside — cerebrozidas statusas T sritis chemija apibrėžtis Glikosfingolipidas, ceramido ir galaktozės junginys. atitikmenys: angl. cerebroside rus. цереброзид …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • cerebroside — Glycolipid found in brain (11% of dry matter). Sphingosine core with fatty amide or hydroxy fatty amide and a single monosaccharide on the alcohol group (either glucose or galactose) …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • cerebroside — /seuh ree breuh suyd , ser euh /, n. Biochem. any of a class of glycolipids, found in brain tissue and the medullary sheaths of nerves, that, upon hydrolysis, yield sphingosine, galactose or certain other sugars, and a fatty acid. [1880 85;… …   Universalium

  • cerebroside — noun Any of several glycosphingolipids found in the membranes of muscle and nervous tissue …   Wiktionary

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