glycal


Also found in: Medical, Wikipedia.

glycal

[′glī‚kal]
(biochemistry)
A monosaccharide having a double bond between carbons 1 and 2, and no hydroxyl group on either of those carbons.
References in periodicals archive ?
Tenders are invited for Supply Of Amonium Salt Glyphosate 71 Percent Vizen, Organies, Jyco Chemical Or Glycal 71 Make
propylene carbonate or tripropylene glycal monomethylethers), followed by a rinse in isopropyl alcohol.
Genistein, like other flavonoid polyphenolic compounds, is a notoriously difficult substrate for chemical glycosylation, including Ferrier rearrangement of glycals, and regio- as well as stereoselectivity is practically unattainable [12].