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Changes in Monosaccharide Content of Mucous Glycoproteins in Ulcerative ColitisBr Med J 1973; 2 doi: https://doi.org/10.1136/bmj.2.5867.645 (Published 16 June 1973) Cite this as: Br Med J 1973;2:645
- R. H. Teague,
- D. Fraser,
- J. R. Clamp
Colonic mucus appears to consist of two glycoprotein fractions, one of which contains mannose, whereas the other is mannose-free. The mannose-containing fraction is significantly increased in ulcerative colitis.