Sialic acids

A group of naturally occurring N-and O-acyl derivatives of the deoxyamino sugar neuraminic acid. They are ubiquitously distributed in many tissues.


N-acetylneuraminic acid N-acetylneuraminic acid An N-acyl derivative of neuraminic acid. N-acetylneuraminic acid occurs in many polysaccharides, glycoproteins, and glycolipids in animals and bacteria. Links * MeSH * N-アセチルノイラミン酸 en:mesh en:sialic_acids en:chemical_structures , ,
Zanamivir Zanamivir A guanido-neuraminic acid that is used to inhibit NEURAMINIDASE. Related proteins Links * MeSH * ザナミビル * Oseltamivir en:antiviral_agents en:enzyme_inhibotors en:sialic_acids , ,