glycosidic bond


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glycosidic bond

or

glycosidic link

a bond between the anomeric carbon of a carbohydrate and another group or molecule.

glycosidic bond

the covalent bond between two monosaccharides to form a disaccharide.

N-glycosidic bond, linkage
a type of carbohydrate-protein covalent linkage between an asparagine side chain amide and a sugar; type I linkage.
O-glycosidic bond, linkage
a type of carbohydrate-protein covalent linkage between a serine or threonine hydroxyl side chain amide and a sugar; type II linkage.
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15) Enzymes involved in glycosidic bond synthesis represent more than 1% of all open-reading-frame genes in M.
Beginning with glycosidic bond formation, the contributors provide the most recent developments in stereoselectivity and therapeutic relevance for advanced biochemistry students, as well as research scientists in the field of biosynthesis, biopathways and vaccination studies.
These mutants of retaining glycosidases have had the catalytic glutamate nucleophile replaced with alanine, glycine, or serine, preventing the usual double displacement mechanism for glycosidic bond cleavage.
A glycosidic bond is a covalent chemical bond that joins two simple sugars by means of an oxygen atom.
Some postulate that chondrex functions as a glycosidic bond hydrolase involved in the tissue-remodeling process [3, 4, 6].
Cyclodextrins are naturally occurring oligosaccharides consisting of D-glucose molecules linked end-to-end by [alpha]-1,4 glycosidic bonds to form a circular structure.
In contrast to cellulose, the alpha-anomer--the alpha-1,4 glycosidic bonds between glucose units--prefers a helical assembly, as seen in starch.
Chitin is a biopolymer composed of N-acetyl D-glucosamine units linked by [beta]-1, 4 glycosidic bonds.
Pectinase is a generic name for a family of enzymes that catalyse hydrolysis of the glycosidic bonds in the pectic polymers [5].
The pectin is obtained as a linear polymer of D-galacturonic acid and its methyl ester in which the monomer units are linked by 1, 4 glycosidic bonds.
It's an extremely large molecule composed of many repeating units of the disaccharide, D-N-acetylglucosamine, and D-glucuronic acid, linked together via alternating beta-1,4 and beta-1,3 glycosidic bonds.