arabinose

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arabinose

[ə′rab·ə‚nōs]
(biochemistry)
C5H10O5 A pentose sugar obtained in crystalline form from plant polysaccharides such as gums, hemicelluloses, and some glycosides.
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Determination of the transient period of the EIS complex and investigation of the suppression of blood glucose levels by L-arabinose in healthy adults.
0 NaCl range (%w/v) 0-2 Nitrate reduction Yes Utilization of L-Arabinose -- + + Galactose -- -- -- Fructose + + -- Inositol -- + -- [alpha] Methyl -- -- -- -D-Glucoside N-Acetyl-Glucoseamine -- -- -- Salicin + + + Melibiose -- + + Sucrose -- + + Raffinose + + -- Glycogen + -- -- D-Turanose -- -- -- Characteristics Strains NG80-2 (1) DSM HRO10 (3) [465.
Various concentrations of L-Arabinose was then added (0.
However, if a small amount of L-Arabinose is added to sucrose, the breakdown of sucrose is inhibited and rapid elevation of blood glucose is suppressed (20,21).
The research has found that L-arabinose demonstrates a potential to inhibit obesity and type 2 diabetes.
The ratio of L-arabinose, D-xylose and D-galactose are 3.
These studies recently led researchers to the discovery of a yeast in the NCAUR collection that can be used to ferment L-arabinose, a five-carbon sugar found in agricultural wastes such as the fibers left from wet-milling of corn.
Pectin is a polymer of partially methoxylated alpha, 1,4 linked D-galacturonic acid that is interrupted by dispersed or alternating 1,2 linked L-rhamnose units that are linked to neutral sugars such as L-galactose and L-arabinose.
has launched Prenulin, a patent-pending combination of a specific form of L-arabinose combined with chromium.
The strain reduced nitrate to nitrite, produced N-acetyl-[beta]-glucosamidase, phosphatase, [alpha]- and [beta]-galactosidases, [alpha]- and [alpha]-glucosidases, and assimilated L-arabinose, L-fucose, D-glucose, maltose, D-mannose, D-melibiose, L-rhamnose, sucrose, and salicin with Api 20NE, Api ID32GN (bioMerieux), and ID-GNB biochemical galleries.
In addition, L-arabinose has been shown to inhibit sucrase.