beta heparin meaning

[Medicine]
A naturally occurring glycosaminoglycan found mostly in the skin and in connective tissue. It differs from CHONDROITIN SULFATE A (see CHONDROITIN SULFATES) by containing IDURONIC ACID in place of glucuronic acid,its epimer,at carbon atom 5. (from Merck,12th ed)

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