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ready Glycomics Ontology

Abbreviation: GLYCO

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The GlycO ontology provides an up-to-date knowledge base of experimentally verified glycan structures. Glycan (oligosaccharide or polysaccharide) structures are represented as trees of monosaccharide residues. Linkage to proteins and lipids is supported as well. Insertion of a new glycan is controlled by curation process that includes matching the new glycan against a canonical glyco-tree (a highly branched representation for a family of glycans).


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Created in 2012

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How to cite this record GLYCO; Glycomics Ontology; DOI:; Last edited: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:34 p.m.; Last accessed: Sep 16 2019 2:03 p.m.

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Record updated: Jan. 8, 2019, 1:34 p.m.


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