Monosaccharides Disaccharides and Polysaccharides

Carbohydrates include simple sugars, or monosaccharides, and longer molecules that contain a number of monosaccharides joined together. The suffix -ose denotes a sugar molecule; the term hexose, for example, refers to a six-carbon monosaccharide with the formula C6Hi2O6. This formula is adequate for some purposes, but it does not distinguish between related hexose sugars, which are structural isomers of each other. The structural

Clinical Investigation Clues

Remember that George ate only the D-amino acids and L-sugars he obtained in the chemistry storeroom.

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    How to remember monosaccharide disaccharides and polysaccharides?
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