galactose

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a simple sugar found in lactose

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24,35) Galectin-3 has a particular molecular region that has an affinity for the sugar galactose and its bonds to adjacent molecules, which are called galactoside bonds.
Citrus pectin (CP) and pH-modified citrus pectin (MCP) are highly branched and non-branched complex polysaccharides, respectively, rich in galactoside residues, capable of combining with the carbohydrate-binding domain of galectin-3.
For example, the secretor FUT2 [fucosyltransferase 2 (secretor status included) (alias, galactoside 2-[alpha]-L-fucosyltransferase 2)] [6] and Le FUT3 [fucosyltransferase 3 (galactoside 3(4)-L-fucosyltransferase, Lewis blood group)] genes control the expression of enzymes in the synthetic pathway that governs expression of critical antigenic saccharide residues and, thus, an individual's presentation of Le blood group structures (28).
Neuroprotective effects of salidroside and its analogue tyrosol galactoside against focal cerebral ischemia in vivo and H202-induced neurotoxicity in vitro.
The supernatant containing the CsA-antibody-enzyme complex is then transferred to a measuring cuvette, where it is mixed with chlorophenol red galactoside, which is hydrolyzed by the [beta]-galactosidase to chlorophenol red.