• sulfate
  • Metachromatic Leukodystrophy (MLD) is a rare autosomal recessive disorder caused by the deficiency of the Arylsulfatase A enzyme (ARSA), resulting in accumulation of galactosyl sulfatide (cerebroside sulfate), a major constituent of the myelin sheath. (clinicaltrials.gov)
  • galactose
  • Cerebroside antibody binding activity was only partially blocked by 0.5 M galactose or α- and β-methylgalactopyranoside, suggesting poor specificity of antiC for a specific glycosidic residue or linkage. (ajtmh.org)
  • Cerebrosides have a single glucose or galactose at the 1-hydroxy position, while gangliosides have at least three sugars, one of which must be sialic acid. (humpath.com)