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Substance Name: Alglucerase [USAN:INN:BAN]
RN: 143003-46-7
UNII: 27T56C7KK0


  • Modified form of human placental glucocerebrosidase; oligosaccharide units of glucocerebrosidase are sequentially deglycosylated to yield a mannose-terminated preparation which is targeted to the mannose lectin on the macrophage plasma membrane.

Molecular Formula

  • C2532-H3854-N672-O711-S16

Classification Codes

  • Enzyme Replenisher (Glucocerebrosidase)
  • Glucocerebrosidase

Names and Synonyms

Name of Substance

  • Alglucerase
  • Alglucerase [USAN:INN:BAN]


  • Alglucerase
  • Ceredase
  • Glucosylceramidase (human placenta isoenzyme protein moiety reduced)
  • Imiglucerase
  • UNII-27T56C7KK0

Systematic Name

  • Glucosylceramidase

Registry Numbers

CAS Registry Number

  • 143003-46-7


  • 27T56C7KK0

System Generated Number

  • 0143003467