- sialic acid
- si·al·ic acid (.)sī-.al-ik- n any of a group of reducing amido acids that are essentially carbohydrates and are found esp. as components of blood glycoproteins and mucoproteins
* * *an amino sugar. Sialic acid is a component of some glycoprotein, ganglioside, and bacterial cell walls.
* * *si·al·ic ac·id (si-alґik) an N-acyl derivative of neuraminic acid, e.g., N-acetylneuraminic acid; sialic acids occur in many polysaccharides, glycoproteins, and glycolipids in animals and bacteria.
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