Most abundant compound class on the planet. Made by photosynthesis.
Non-superimposable mirror images.
General term for carbohydrate polymers.
Type of polysaccharides that is more than 20 units covalently linked.
Maltose, Lactose, and Cellubiose are ________ sugars.
Sucrose is a ___________ sugar.
Carbon polymer with only one type of monosaccharide present.
Carbon polymer with more than one time of monosaccharide present.
General classification for carbohydrates covalently linked with other chemical species.
Amylose and amylopectin are two varieties of what polysaccharide?
Unbranched form of starch with 100-1000 Glc connected in alpha 1-4.
Form of starch that forms larger, open helix structures.
Form of starch that is branched at alpha 1-6 and has 300-6000 glucose.
Amylopectin has 1 glucose per __ residues.
An ENDO-glycosidase de-branching enzyme used by humans to digest starch.
An EXO-glycosidase enzyme, that releases maltose from the ends of branches, used by higher order plants to digest starch.
Glycoconjugate found mostly in the extra-cellular matrix of multi-cell animals.