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Introduction to the Molecules Special Edition Entitled ‘Heparan Sulfate and Heparin: Challenges and Controversies’: Some Outstanding Questions in Heparan Sulfate and Heparin Research

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Department of Biochemistry, University of Liverpool, Crown Street, Liverpool L69 7ZB, UK
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University of Manchester and Iduron Ltd, Biohub, Alderley Park, Alderley Edge, Cheshire SK10 4TG, UK
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Ronzoni Institute for Chemical and Biochemical research, Via G Colombo 81, Milano 20133, Italy
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Molecules 2019, 24(7), 1399; https://doi.org/10.3390/molecules24071399
Received: 26 March 2019 / Accepted: 27 March 2019 / Published: 10 April 2019
(This article belongs to the Special Issue Heparan Sulfate and Heparin: Challenges and Controversies)
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The scope of this article is to provide a brief general introduction to heparan sulfate (HS) and heparin, and attempt to identify some of the central challenges regarding research into the chemistry and biology of glycosaminoglycans (GAGs), some of which are the subject of contributions to the special issue of Molecules (published in volume 23, 2018) entitled ‘Heparan Sulfate and Heparin: Challenges and Controversies’ [...] View Full-Text
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Yates, E.A.; Gallagher, J.T.; Guerrini, M. Introduction to the Molecules Special Edition Entitled ‘Heparan Sulfate and Heparin: Challenges and Controversies’: Some Outstanding Questions in Heparan Sulfate and Heparin Research. Molecules 2019, 24, 1399.

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