Daily Archives: February 8, 2017

Importance of sialidases during infection

  Contributed by Narine Arabyan Sialidases, also known as neuraminidases, are widely distributed in nature and are found in organisms from Eukarya, Eubacteria, and viruses. Sialidases are glycosyl-hydrolases that cleave the α-ketosidic bond of a terminal sialic acid residue from complex glycans. Sialidases have been implicated and correlated with several diseases. Sialidases play a critical […]

Read more