polysaccharide

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Synonyms for polysaccharide

any of a class of carbohydrates whose molecules contain chains of monosaccharide molecules

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The search for structure could help put to rest a long-running debate in the scientific community as to whether complex carbohydrate biopolymers require a defined structure to function.
She said this was the first study to compare the effect of complex carbohydrates with simple ones.
A diet lower in sugars (simple carbs) and higher in complex carbohydrates and fibre is almost always lower in fat, lower in calories, and higher in vitamins and minerals.
A diet lower in sugars and higher in complex carbohydrates and fibre is almost always lower in fat, lower in calories, and higher in vitamins and minerals.
Pectins are complex carbohydrates associated with plant cell walls.
They're fairly low in fat and rich in the complex carbohydrates that health authorities say we need to eat more of.
We are extremely excited about our collaboration with the world-class Complex Carbohydrate Research Center and Dr.
The problem even has a scientific name - complex carbohydrate intolerance or CCI.
Chondroitin sulfate is one of a group of compounds called glycosaminoglycans, and is a complex carbohydrate derivative found in cartilage.
As they are converted into blood sugar more slowly than many other complex carbohydrate foods, they produce a steady and prolonged energy rise which keeps hunger at bay for longer.
It provides compact, automated, high throughput digital detection for the analysis of simple and complex carbohydrate mixtures.
Carbohydrate-based therapy company Galectin Therapeutics (NasdaqCM:GALT) revealed on Tuesday the formation of a collaborative drug discovery programme with Dr Geert-Jan Boons' laboratory located in the Complex Carbohydrate Research Center at the University of Georgia for new anti-galectin drugs.
has developed a biological microarray based platform for the rapid analysis of biopharmaceutical glycosylation, the complex carbohydrate chains that form part of the structure of many therapeutic proteins and affects their function.
Glycogen, the complex carbohydrate that provides short-term energy storage for brain and muscle, rapidly deteriorates in tissue taken from an animal.
Current vaccines consist of the complex carbohydrate, known as a polysaccharide, that makes up the protective capsule around the bacterium.