amino sugar


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amino sugar

a MONOSACCHARIDE in which an amino group has replaced an hydroxyl group on one or more occasions.
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The patent disclosed water soluble biocompatible hydrogel having an amino sugar linked to hydrophilic polymer.
figure By SONA PARMAR As we get older, our bodies produce less of glucosamine, a type of amino sugar needed to keep our joints pain-free.
Glucosamine which is an amino sugar usually found in shellfish boosts the body's capacity to build cartilage.
They found that the distribution of amino sugar N was higher in agricultural soils non-responsive to N fertilization, such as those that had been manured, than in N-fertilizer-responsive soils, and was useful in estimating soil-N availability.
DEEMM is a universal reagent for amino groups and has been used in amino sugar [9] and amino acid [10] chemistry, as well as for amino acid analysis [11-17].
An amino sugar made from shellfish or prepared in the laboratory and is widely available in pharmacies, health food shops and supermarkets.
Manure application, crop rotation, and avoiding tillage for 6 years all increased amino sugar content in soil [120, 138].
60 'jetty', or jet black, used to be IEATY 70 these names have now gone, more is the PITY 80 he's a retired business man now, a RETIREE 90 he to whom an allotment is made is an ALLOTTEE THE TEENS 113 a partway floor, is a MEZZANINE 114 the driver has a very dirty WINDSCREEN 115 a complex steroid is ANDROSTENE 116 a derivative of resorcinol is HEXYLAMINE 117 the pop group arrived in a LIMOUSINE 118 their drummer also played the TAMBOURINE 119 an amino sugar called GLUCOSAMINE [ILLUSTRATION OMITTED]
The research also highlighted a new area to explore for future treatments as GFPT1 is involved in the metabolism of amino sugar.
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Windmill has tapped into consumer interest in the combination of glucosamine, a naturally occurring amino sugar that recent research suggests can fight arthritis-related pain, and chondroitin, a nutritional supplement used by many arthritis sufferers, with several items that contain these substances.