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trisaccharide

 [tri-sak´ah-rīd]
a sugar, each molecule of which yields three molecules of monosaccharides on hydrolysis.
Miller-Keane Encyclopedia and Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing, and Allied Health, Seventh Edition. © 2003 by Saunders, an imprint of Elsevier, Inc. All rights reserved.

tri·sac·cha·ride

(trī-sak'ă-rīd),
A carbohydrate containing three monosaccharide residues, for example, raffinose.
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trisaccharide

(trī-săk′ə-rīd′, -rĭd)
n.
A carbohydrate that yields three monosaccharides upon hydrolysis.
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trisaccharide

an OLIGOSACCHARIDE whose molecules have three linked MONOSACCHARIDE molecules.
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Synthesis and immunoreactivity of neoglycoproteins containing the trisaccharide unit of phenolic glycolipid I of Mycobacterium leprae.
For the lateral flow assay, antigen NT-P-BSA was used, which is a natural trisaccharide antigen linked to bovine serum albumin.
africana honeydew collected from the potted plant before inoculation with radiolabeled substrates showed the presence of two major oligosaccharides, one with ion m/z 493 (disaccharide) and the other with m/z 697 (trisaccharide), confirming the data published in BOGO et al.
Two trisaccharides, panose and raffinose were also found in the honey samples that we studied.
Structural basis for the recognition of blood group trisaccharides by norovirus.
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Brennan, "Chemical synthesis and serology of disaccharides and trisaccharides of phenolic glycolipid antigens from the leprosy bacillus and preparation of a disaccharide protein conjugate for serodiagnosis of leprosy," Infection and Immunity, vol.
Kaden Biochemicals7rare sugar lines include monosaccharides, disaccharides and trisaccharides such as rhamnose, arabinose and galactose.
The activity was inhibited to a lesser degree by disaccharides and trisaccharides like lactose, melibiose and raffinose, all of which are saccharides with a terminal non-reducing galactose (Table 1).
Amylase is an enzyme produced by the salivary glands and pancreas that catalyzes the hydrolysis of starch into disaccharides and trisaccharides (sugars) and can be measured for purposes of medical diagnosis.
The B-arm and C-arm have Man[alpha]1,2Man sequences and the A-arm has additional Glc[alpha]1,2Glc[alpha]1,3Glc trisaccharides on Man[alpha]1,2Man.