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noun - plural: aldoses

  1. a monosaccharide sugar that contains the aldehyde group or is hemiacetal
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • more generic terms: monosaccharide / monosaccharose / simple sugar = a sugar (like sucrose or fructose) that does not hydrolyse to give other sugars
    • more specific word: aldohexose = a monosaccharide sugar having six carbon atoms and an aldehyde group

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Google previewe-Study Guide for: Clinical Chemistry: Principles, Procedures, Correlations by Michael L. Bishop, ISBN 9780781746113 (2013)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde ( CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n (H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains ...

Google previewChemistry, A Molecular Approach (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Biochemistry (2013)

Pharmaceutical sciences, Medicinal chemistry by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS: KEY TERMS, PEOPLE, PLACES, CONCEPTS Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one...

The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon atoms.

Google previewe-Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, Enhanced Edition, textbook by William H. Brown (2012)

Chemistry, Organic chemistry by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde (-CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(HgO)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two ...

Google previewBiochemistry (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains three carbon ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Fundamentals of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry by Prentice Hall, ISBN 9780132210911 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n ( H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only ...

Google previewChemistry For Changing Times (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon ...

Google previewChemistry (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon ...

Google previewStudy Guide for General Organic and Biological Chemistry (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde ( CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n (H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Introduction to Organic and Biochemistry by Bettelheim, ISBN 9780495014775 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn( H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Introductory Chemistry: An Active Learning Approach by Mark S. Cracolice, ISBN 9780495558477 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n ( H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry, Principles and Mechanisms (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon ...

Google previewStudy Resource for Bruice's Essential Organic Chemistry (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n ( H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only ...

Google previewChemistry, An Introduction to General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry (2016)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form Cn(H2O)n. The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon ...

Google previewe-Study Guide for: Fundamentals of General, Organic, and Biological Chemistry by John E. McMurry, ISBN 9780136054504 (2012)

by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

CHAPTER HIGHLIGHTS: KEY TERMS, PEOPLE, PLACES, CONCEPTS Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide (a simple sugar) that...

The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two carbon atoms.

Google previewe-Study Guide for Organic Chemistry, textbook by Janice G. Smith (2013)

Chemistry, Organic chemistry by Cram101 Textbook Reviews

Aldose: An aldose is a monosaccharide that contains only one aldehyde (CH=O) group per molecule. The chemical formula takes the form C n (H 2 O) n . The simplest possible aldose is the diose glycolaldehyde, which only contains two ...

Google previewOrganic Chemistry (2011)

An Acid—Base Approach by Michael B. Smith

An aldose is a carbohydrate that contains an aldehyde unit and a ketose is a carbohydrate that contains a ketone unit. Monosaccharides are categorized by the total number of carbons in the structure: triose, tetrose, pentose, hexose, etc.

Google previewMolecular Imaging (2009)

Radiopharmaceuticals for PET and SPECT by Shankar Vallabhajosula

The remaining one carbon atom has the oxygen in the form of an aldehyde ( sugar is called aldose) or ketone (sugar is called ketose). For example, glucose is an aldose, while fructose is a ketose. Carbohydrates, such as starch and cellulose, ...

Google previewConcise Dictionary of Biomedicine and Molecular Biology (2001)

by Pei-Show Juo

Aldehyde Group • Aldose Reductase Aldehyde Group An organic compound containing the CHO-group joined directly onto another carbon atom. Aldehyde NADP+ Oxidoreductase The systematic name for aldehyde dehydrogenase ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)

by Muriel Gargaud

An aldose is a ▷ monosaccharide where one end of the molecule is sp2 hybridized and thus present as a CHO or ▷ aldehyde group. These are typically reactive ends of the molecules which may be involved in redox or addition reactions.

Google previewPolymer Science Dictionary (1996)

by M. Alger

Aldohexose An aldose containing six carbon atoms. There are sixteen possible configurational isomers existing as eight enantiomorphic pairs. However, only the r> and L-forms of glucose, mannose and galactose are commonly found in ...

Google previewEncyclopaedic Dictionary of Biology (2003)

by S. Choudhary

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aldose reductase inhibitor : A class of drugs being studied as a way to prevent eye and nerve damage in ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Cancer (2011)

by Manfred Schwab

Detoxification > Reductases Aldose Reductase Definition It is the first and rate- limiting enzyme of polyol pathway of glucose metabolism that converts glucose to sorbitol with the help of cofactor, reduced nicotin— amide adenine dinucleotide ...

Google previewBiology Dictionary (2009)

by P. K. Gupta

Aldohcxose An aldose sugar with six carbon atoms. A Ido pentose An aldose sugar with five carbon atoms. Aldose A sugar containing an aldehyde or potential aldehyde group.

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Biology (2009)

by Robert Hine, Daintith

aldohexose /al-doh-heks-ohs/ An aldose sugar with six carbon atoms. See sugar. aldopentose /al-doh-pen-tohs/ An aldose sugar with five carbon atoms. See sugar. aldose ...

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

aldohexose An aldose SUGAR with six carbon atoms. aldol A compound that contains both an aldehyde group (–CHO) and an alcohol group ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Plant Sciences (2012)

by Michael Allaby

aldose. A monosaccharide or its derivative that contains an *aldehyde group. aldotriose. A 3carbon monosaccharide that contains an aldehyde group. Alectoria. (order *Lecanorales) A genus of *lichens in which the *thallus is * fruticose, ...

Google previewThe Sterling Dictionary Of Chemistry (1999)

by Anand Dhingra

ALDOPENTOSE : An aldose having five carbon atoms. See sugar. ALDOSE : A sugar which has an aldehyde group in free state or in the ring form. See sugar. ALDOSTERONE : Hormone produced by the adrenal glands which regulates the ...

Google previewEncyclopedia of Applied Plant Sciences, Three-Volume Set (2003)

by Denis J Murphy, Brian G Murray

Other types of enzymes/cofactors usedin GM studies to achieve better protection against oxidative stress includeserine acetyltransferases, aldose/aldehyde reductases, various transcription factors,and vacuolar Na + /H + antiporter proteins.

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