FIGURE 44.4.. Degradation of glycosphingolipids.

FIGURE 44.4.

Degradation of glycosphingolipids. Required activator proteins are shown in parentheses and individual enzymes are as shown in previous figures in this chapter. (SAP) Saposin.

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