"Lactosylceramides" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus,
MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure,
which enables searching at various levels of specificity.
Glycosphingolipids which contain as their polar head group a lactose moiety bound in glycosidic linkage to the hydroxyl group of ceramide. Their accumulation in tissue, due to a defect in lactosylceramide beta-galactosidase, is the cause of lactosylceramidosis.
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more general than "Lactosylceramides".
Below are MeSH descriptors whose meaning is more specific than "Lactosylceramides".
This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Lactosylceramides" by people in this website by year, and whether "Lactosylceramides" was a major or minor topic of these publications.
To see the data from this visualization as text, click here.
Below are the most recent publications written about "Lactosylceramides" by people in Profiles.