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Accession:CHEBI:143889 term browser browse the term
Definition:An exopolysaccharide composed of alpha1->4 linked galactose and alpha1->4 linked N-acetylgalactosamine (GalNAc) residues where both monosacharides are randomly distributed. It is secreted by the opportunistic fungal pathogens, Aspergillus fumigatus and Aspergillus niger.
Synonyms:related_synonym: GAG
 xref: PMID:173713;   PMID:22102815;   PMID:24257745;   PMID:26308550;   PMID:26932183;   PMID:29114981;   PMID:30667338;   Wikipedia:Galactosaminogalactan

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