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 (trī-săk′ə-rīd′, -rĭd)
A carbohydrate that yields three monosaccharides upon hydrolysis.
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(Elements & Compounds) an oligosaccharide whose molecules have three linked monosaccharide molecules
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(traɪˈsæk əˌraɪd, -ər ɪd)

a carbohydrate composed of three monosaccharide units, and hydrolyzable to a monosaccharide or a mixture of monosaccharides.
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Noun1.trisaccharide - any of a variety of carbohydrates that yield three monosaccharide molecules on complete hydrolysis
oligosaccharide - any of the carbohydrates that yield only a few monosaccharide molecules on complete hydrolysis
raffinose - a trisaccharide that occurs in sugar beets and cotton seeds and certain cereals
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Whether there are three, it's a trisaccharide. They are constantly working to find new and useful substances.
Xanthan gum is composed of pentasaccharide units that present in their main chain units of D-glucose and trisaccharide side chains containing glucuronic acid between two mannose units (Borges & Vendruscolo, 2008).
Also trisaccharide of "A" and "B" blood group is presumed to act as receptor and function as an important factor for rosetting.
Gb5tri, Gal[beta]1- The terminal trisaccharide of Gb5 is 3GalNAc[beta]1-3Gal expressed in human embryonic and tumor cells and erythrocytes [26, 27].
(22) For example, the total synthesis of agelagalastatins, an antineoplastic glycosphingolipid, has been achieved by using an aselective glycosylation of the ceramide derivatives with the trisaccharide fluoride promoted by Sn[Cl.sub.2]-AgCl[O.sub.4].
Xanthan gum is a microbial hetero-polysaccharide of high molecular weight with 1-4 b-D-glucose backbone, a trisaccharide of mannose, glucuronic acid and mannose.
The [alpha]-solanine glycoalkaloid ([C.sub.45][H.sub.73]N[O.sub.15], solatunin; [alpha]-solanine), a trisaccharide consisting of glucose, galactose, rhamnose, and a solanidine aglycone ring (purity > 95%, Santa Cruz Biotechnology SC-252340), was used.
Csiszar et al., "Novel trisaccharide fatty acid ester identified from the fruits of Morinda citrifolia (noni)," Journal of Agricultural and Food Chemistry, vol.
Yang et al., "Epitope recognition of antibodies against a yersinia pestis lipopolysaccharide trisaccharide component," ACS Chemical Biology, vol.
[6] discovered novel trisaccharide repeating units of bacterial O antigens that are characteristic and unique to the Y regensburgei species.
It is a hydrophilic polyphenol glycoside consisting of a phenylpropanoid and a phenylethanoid glycosidically linked to a trisaccharide moiety, which has strong scavenging activity to scavenge hydroxyl radicals, superoxide anion, and lipid radicals [9] as well as inhibits autoxidation of linoleic acid [10].