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G(M2) Ganglioside MeSH Descriptor Data 2022


MeSH Heading
G(M2) Ganglioside
Tree Number(s)
D09.400.410.420.025.475.400
D10.390.470.025.475.400
D10.570.877.360.025.475.400
Unique ID
D005678
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D005678
Scope Note
A glycosphingolipid that accumulates due to a deficiency of hexosaminidase A or B (BETA-N-ACETYLHEXOSAMINIDASES), or GM2 activator protein, resulting in GANGLIOSIDOSES, heredity metabolic disorders that include TAY-SACHS DISEASE and SANDHOFF DISEASE.
Entry Version
GM2 GANGLIOSIDE
Entry Term(s)
GM2 Ganglioside
Ganglioside GM2
Tay-Sachs Disease Ganglioside
Registry Number
19600-01-2
CAS Type 1 Name
Ganglioside GM2
Previous Indexing
Gangliosides (1974)
See Also
Sandhoff Disease
Tay-Sachs Disease
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under GANGLIOSIDES 1975-90
History Note
91(75); was see under GANGLIOSIDES 1975-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1974/11/19
Revision Date
2019/03/22
G(M2) Ganglioside Preferred
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