Nigerose

nigerose

3-O-alpha-d-Glucopyranosyl-d-glucose;a disaccharide obtained by the hydrolysis of amylopectins, consisting of two d-glucose residues bound in an a1-3 linkage.

Origin: fr. Nigeran, a polysaccharide synthesised by Aspergillus niger

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