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What is the function of proteoglycans?

That depends a bit on what your proteoglycans are and where in the body they are. I'm currently working the musculoskeletal field. I'm pretty sure I've seen it suggested that proteoglycans can act as lubricators and allow fibrils within organs… Full Answer

What is a proteoglycan?

A proteoglycan is a protein + glycosaminoglycan a GAG >20 porteoglycans genes So then you have GAG which are the Glycosaminglycan attach to the core protein. This core protein. The repeating core. This means they have glucuronic acid, or iduronic… Full Answer