galactose


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ga·lac·tose

 (gə-lăk′tōs′)
n.
A monosaccharide, C6H12O6, commonly occurring in lactose and in certain pectins, gums, and mucilages.

galactose

(ɡəˈlæktəʊz; -əʊs)
n
(Biochemistry) a white water-soluble monosaccharide found in lactose. Formula: C6H12O6

ga•lac•tose

(gəˈlæk toʊs)

n.
a white sugar, C6H12O6, obtained from milk sugar and vegetable mucilage.
[1865–70; < Greek galakt-]
ThesaurusAntonymsRelated WordsSynonymsLegend:
Noun1.galactose - a simple sugar found in lactose
saccharose, sucrose - a complex carbohydrate found in many plants and used as a sweetening agent
Translations
galactosa
galaktose
galaktose
galaktos

ga·lac·tose

n. galactosa, monosacárido derivado de la lactosa por acción de una enzima o un ácido mineral;
___ cataractcatarata de ___.

galactose

n galactosa
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The new procedure hydrolyzes cellulose into cellobiose, a dimeric form of glucose, then exploits a newly engineered strain of Saccharomyces cerevisiae capable of fermenting cellobiose and galactose simultaneously.
Classic galactosemia is caused by the near total absence of galactose-1-phosphate uridyltransferase (GALT) activity and the resulting accumulation of markedly increased concentrations of galactose and its metabolites.
Therefore the order of reactivities of these sugars is glucose ~ galactose > maltose > fructose > sucrose.
4) had found the Roche Accu-chek to give equimolar interference of galactose with glucose and therefore to risk gross overestimation of glucose in cases of galactosaemia.
3% of the variation in CWP and was positive for galactose, rhamnose, and fucose, and negative for mannose (Table 1).
The major distinction between types lies with the sugar that branches off from the galactose.
She explains, "We knew that breaking down lactose to glucose and galactose before drying fluid miLk causes browning and burning by the dryer's hot surfaces.
The evidence relating galactose to ovarian cancer is extremely weak," says Dr.
Defects in galactose metabolism are characterized by elevated blood galactose resulting from a block in the conversion of galactose to glucose.
Sucrose, Maltose, Dextrose, Fructose, Glucose, Galactose, Lactose and High Fructose Corn Syrup are just a few of the many names for sugar.
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