Ganglioside Biosynthesis

Pathway to GM2

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GD1a biosynthesis
GD3 biosynthesis
glycolipid biosynthesis
UDP-N-acetyl-D-galactosamine biosynthesis
EC (N-acetylneuraminyl)-galactosylglucosylceramide N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase
EC N-acetylneuraminylgalactosylglucosylceramide β-1,4-N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase<
EC lactosylceramide α-2,3-sialyltransferase
EC lactosylceramide α-2,6-N-sialyltransferase