furanose


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fu·ra·nose

 (fyo͝or′ə-nōs′)
n.
A sugar having a cyclic structure resembling that of furan.

furanose

(ˈfjʊərænəʊz; ˈfjʊərænəʊs)
n
a monosaccharide sugar containing a five-membered furan ring
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HMF is actually formed by dehydration of fructose in its furanose form through a series of furan intermediates [7].
For example, nucleoside analogs in which the furanose ring has been replaced by other heterocyclic rings such as isoxazoles, isoxazolines, or triazoles [4].
3B) is assigned to the first overtone of the fundamental CH stretching vibrational mode and is due to the furanose or pyranose ring (invariable constituent of hemicellulose).
The absorption bands at [lambda]=1672 nm and 1712 nm are also due to CH in the aromatic skeletal and furanose (or pyranose) regions (Osborne and Fearn 1988, Williams and Norris 1990, Siesler et al.