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Saccharide

An essential structural component of living cells and source of energy for animals; includes simple sugars with small molecules as well as macromolecular substances; are classified according to the number of monosaccharide groups they contain.


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Need help with my course work.

... the end succrose. I know that glucose is the easiest molecule to hydrolis and therefore gives ATP the quickest. I can't understand why maltose (di-saccharide of a-glucose) is before fructose. Could you give me some help... Many thx.

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by sephangelo
Wed Dec 14, 2011 1:23 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: Need help with my course work.
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Re: Re:

Anyway, I think that really all these questions can be found in basic bio/chem books (like whether is cellulose animal storage saccharide? Really? Or why is water polar?) But of course. I didn't mean the questions were awfully complex or anything, but they cover a fairly borad range of ...

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by biohazard
Wed Sep 22, 2010 6:49 am
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can you help my homework?
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... to be my point ;) Anyway, I think that really all these questions can be found in basic bio/chem books (like whether is cellulose animal storage saccharide? Really? Or why is water polar?)

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by JackBean
Tue Sep 21, 2010 1:14 pm
 
Forum: General Discussion
Topic: can you help my homework?
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Re: Enzymes

... can be both substrate as well as product, but of different enzyme (there are thousands of enzymes!). I mean, that pepsin has nothing to do with saccharides, so its substrate is some polypeptide and product some oligopeptide. On the other hand, amylase (enzyme (everything ending in English with ...

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by Muska
Thu Feb 25, 2010 1:24 pm
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Enzymes
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Re: Enzymes

... can be both substrate as well as product, but of different enzyme (there are thousands of enzymes!). I mean, that pepsin has nothing to do with saccharides, so its substrate is some polypeptide and product some oligopeptide. On the other hand, amylase (enzyme (everything ending in English with ...

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by JackBean
Thu Feb 25, 2010 7:20 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Enzymes
Replies: 16
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