pentasaccharide

pentasaccharide

[‚pen·tə′sak·ə‚rīde]
(biochemistry)
A carbohydrate which, on hydrolysis, yields five molecules of monosaccharides.
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Fondaparinux is also termed as Fondaparinux sodium or Natural heparin pentasaccharide is an anticoagulant medication chemically related to low molecular weight heparins.
Cheung, "Retargeting T cells to GD2 pentasaccharide on human tumors using bispecific humanized antibody," Cancer Immunology Research, vol.
Chemically the N-glycans are generally characterised by a common pentasaccharide core, consisting of an N,N-diacetylchitobiose unit extended with a branched tri-mannosyl entity as shown in Fig.
JCPyV recognizes the complex consisting of a serotonin receptor and the sialic acid-containing pentasaccharide LSTc [12,13].
The common features for all isolated cucumariosides are the presence of pentasaccharide branched at the second monosaccharide unit (quinovose), by the sulfate group at position 4 of xylose residue, and at 7(8)double bond in the aglycone [32] (Figure 3).
Fondaparinux is a synthetic pentasaccharide that is difficult to manufacture on a commercial scale.
Fondaparinux is a synthetic pentasaccharide which is difficult to manufacture on a commercial scale.
It is a Hetropolysacharide associated with a primary structure which is consist of repetitive Pentasaccharide units and are formed by two units of glucose, mannose units and one unit of glucuronic acid (a carboxylic acid similar to glucose).
The backbone of the polysaccharide chain consists of repeating pentasaccharide units formed by two glucose units, two mannose units, and one glucuronic acid unit.
For patients at standard risk for both PE and major bleeding complications, the recommendations (Grade of B or C, level III evidence):- Aspirin, LMWH, fondaparinux (pentasaccharide), or warfarin (INR goal of 2.0 to 3.0).
Ziegler, "Synthesis of octyl S-glycosides of tri- to pentasaccharide fragments related to the GPI anchor of Trypanosoma brucei," Carbohydrate Research, vol.