noncellulosic

noncellulosic

(ˌnɒnsɛljʊˈləʊzɪk)
n
a compound that does not contain cellulose
adj
not composed of or made from cellulose
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Spot 955 showed homology to cellulose synthase-like protein D4 of Arabidopsis thaliana (Q9SZL9) and is supposed to be a Golgi-localized beta-glycan synthase that polymerizes the backbones of noncellulosic polysaccharides (hemicelluloses) of plant cell walls.
Alkali treatment removes all the noncellulosic impurities, so microgaps may be increased due to the removal of interfibrillar matrix material, such as lignin and pectin.
The change in the color of the bamboo scrimbers during the treatments may be due to the degradation of hemicellulose and other noncellulosic polysaccharides [14, 17-19].
(2) Scouring: Alkaline or soap solutions are used to remove the extractive contents (wax or noncellulosic components) of cotton.
The chemical treatments were used to remove the phenolic compounds and eliminate traces of noncellulosic components.
These polysaccharides include cellulose, noncellulosic polysaccharides such as hemicellulose, pectic substances, gums, mucilage, and a noncarbohydrate component, and lignin [5].
HD patients (n = 932) were being treated with standard bicarbonate dialysis with noncellulosic membrane filters of various types.
A case study of the Formosan subterranean termite, Coptotermes formosanus (Isoptera: Rhinotermitidae) transported with a noncellulosic commercial carrier in south Mississippi.
flavefaciens have the ability to degrade noncellulosic polysaccharide components of plant cell walls because they produce a variety of other polysaccharidases including xylanase and pectinase (Flint et al., 1989; Erfle and Teather, 1991).