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l-rham·nose (Rha),

A methylpentose present in several plant glycosides, found in lipopolysaccharides of Enterobacteriaceae, and in rutinose (a disaccharide), and in free form in poison sumac.
Synonym(s): isodulcit
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The increase in the cost of sales for the nine months ended September 30, 2010 was caused by an increase in sales of pharmaceutical intermediates and pharmaceutical raw-materials, which include our products L-Rhamnose, Quercetin and Diosmin.
The sugars included: D-Xylose, L-Rhamnose, Sucrose, Lactose, Melibiose, Raffinose, Melezitose, Glycerol, Adonitol, Sorbitol and Mannitol.
D-Mannose, L-rhamnose, and D-glucose are hereafter referred to as mannose, rhamnose, and glucose in the text.
Flaxseed gum contains two types of polysaccharide, a neutral arabinoxylan and a pectie-like acidic polysaccharide containing D-galactose, L-rhamnose and D-galaeturonic acid.
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