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Lactosylceramides MeSH Descriptor Data 2023


MeSH Heading
Lactosylceramides
Tree Number(s)
D02.065.313.612
D09.400.410.420.525.200.612
D10.390.470.675.200.612
D10.570.877.360.612.200.612
Unique ID
D007790
RDF Unique Identifier
http://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D007790
Annotation
/biosyn /‌physiol permitted
Scope Note
Glycosphingolipids which contain as their polar head group a lactose moiety bound in glycosidic linkage to the hydroxyl group of ceramide. Their accumulation in tissue, due to a defect in lactosylceramide beta-galactosidase, is the cause of lactosylceramidosis.
Entry Term(s)
Lactosyl Ceramides
Registry Number
0
Previous Indexing
Ceramides (1972-1978)
Cerebrosides (1966-1978)
Glycosphingolipids (1975-1978)
Public MeSH Note
91; was see under GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS 1979-90
History Note
91(79); was see under GLYCOSPHINGOLIPIDS 1979-90
Date Established
1991/01/01
Date of Entry
1978/05/16
Revision Date
2006/07/05
Lactosylceramides Preferred
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