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PubMed Search: ceramide[title]
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Definition / General
Cite this page: Ceramide. website. Accessed October 21st, 2016.
Definition / General
  • Members of the class of neutral glycosphingolipids
  • Basic units of sphingolipids
  • Are sphingoids attached via their amino groups to a long chain fatty acyl group
  • Fabry‚Äôs disease: abnormally accumulate