glycosylation

noun gly·co·syl·a·tion \ ˌglī-kō-sə-ˈlā-shən \

Definition of glycosylation

: the process of adding glycosyl radicals to a protein to form a glycoprotein

glycosylate

play \ˌglī-kō-ˈsī-ˌlāt\ transitive verb

First Known Use of glycosylation

1945


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glycosylation

noun gly·co·syl·a·tion \ glī-ˌkō-sə-ˈlā-shən \

medical Definition of glycosylation

: the process of adding glycosyl groups to a protein to form a glycoprotein

glycosylate

play \glī-ˈkō-sə-ˌlāt\ transitive verb glycosylated; glycosylating

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