Recent Examples on the Web By interfering with protein glycosylation and other enzymatic processes, it is believed these medications could prevent COVID-19 from binding to, entering, and replicating in human cells. —Verywell Health, 27 Jan. 2023 Sugars can easily attach to and branch off of these sites through glycosylation. —Coren Walters-stewart, Discover Magazine, 18 Oct. 2022 Lucy’s condition falls under a broad umbrella known as CDG, or congenital disorders of glycosylation, which refers to the process of building chains of sugars, proteins and fats that attach to the outside of cells. —Erin Allday, San Francisco Chronicle, 3 Nov. 2022
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