glycosidic bond

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glycosidic bond

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glycosidic link

a bond between the anomeric carbon of a carbohydrate and another group or molecule.
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Forming the glycosidic link between the nucleoside bases and ribose is thought to be the most difficult step in prebiotic nucleotide synthesis (4).
Although the numbers of glycosidic links are increased, the carbohydrate chains are generally shorter [4].
Carrageenan is a high molecular weight linear polysaccharide comprising repeating galactose units and 3,6-anhydrogalactose (3,6 AG), both sulfated and non-sulfated, joined by alternating [alpha]-(1,3) and [beta]-(1,4) glycosidic links [58].