Ganglioside vs Gangliosidosis - What's the difference?

ganglioside | gangliosidosis |


As nouns the difference between ganglioside and gangliosidosis

is that ganglioside is (biochemistry) any of several galactocerebrosides found in the surface membranes of nerve cells while gangliosidosis is (medicine) a disorder caused by the accumulation of gangliosides.

ganglioside

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Noun

(wikipedia ganglioside) (en noun)
  • (biochemistry) Any of several galactocerebrosides found in the surface membranes of nerve cells.
  • Derived terms

    * antiganglioside ----

    gangliosidosis

    English

    Noun

    (wikipedia gangliosidosis)
  • (medicine) A disorder caused by the accumulation of gangliosides.