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Mannose

Mannose

(Science: chemical) a hexose or fermentable monosaccharide and isomer of glucose from manna, the ash fraxinus ornus and related plants.

chemical name: mannose


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WHAT HAPPENS IF YOU PUT MANNOSE-6-PHOSPHATE ONTO INSULIN?

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by spacecowboi
Sat Nov 12, 2011 4:25 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Hmmm..
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Relationship between structure and function of glucoes

Is there a possibility that the enzymes are specialized only for utilizing α-D-glucose and not its epimers like mannose,etc.? Is the reason for us being composed of L-amino acids similar to the reason for α-D-glucose to form glycogen and not cellulose (ie because of it's ability ...

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by Adz795
Tue Sep 13, 2011 12:53 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Relationship between structure and function of glucoes
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Relationship between structure and function of glucoes

this is rather question, why did glucose become the main energy source and not e.g. mannose. That's similar to the question, why are we composed from L-amino acids ;)

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by JackBean
Tue Sep 13, 2011 6:26 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Relationship between structure and function of glucoes
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*HELP* Identification of unknown bacteria

... gas NO2, esculin ferric citrate, gelatin. -ve gas N2, L–tryptophane, D–glucose, L–arginine, urease, β–galactosidase, D–glucose, L– arabinose, D–mannose, D–mannitol, N–acetyl–glucosamine, D–maltose, potasium gluconate, acid capric, acid adipic, acid malic, trissodium citrate, acid phenylasetic, ...

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by ajidangmoon
Wed Mar 23, 2011 3:10 pm
 
Forum: Microbiology
Topic: *HELP* Identification of unknown bacteria
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composition of various saccharides

... --Acarbose --Stachyose --Glucan --Glycogen --Amylose --Amylopectin --Zymosan --Lentinan --Suzofiran --Maltodextrin --Fructan --Inulin --Levans --Mannose --Mannan --Chitin --Fructooligosaccharide --Galacto-oligosaccharide --Mannan-oligosaccharide An answer in the format of this: (just an example) ...

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by rturu
Tue Aug 18, 2009 11:18 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: composition of various saccharides
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