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mannose

 [man´ōs]
a monosaccharide sugar of the aldose group, found as part of many glycolipids and glycoproteins.

man·nose (Man),

(man'ōs),
An aldohexose obtained from various plant sources (for example, from mannans); an epimer of glucose.

mannose

/man·nose/ (man´ōs) a six-carbon sugar epimeric with glucose and occurring in oligosaccharides of many glycoproteins and glycolipids.

mannose

(măn′ōs′)
n.
A monosaccharide, C6H12O6, obtained from mannan or by the oxidation of mannitol.

mannose

[man′ōs]
a monosaccharide sugar of the aldose group, found as part of many glycolipids and glycoproteins.

mannose

A C-2 epimer of aldohexose which is found in glycolipids and glycoproteins and plays a key role in glycolysis and  gluconeogenesis.

man·nose

(man'ōs)
An aldohexose obtained from various plant sources (i.e., from mannans).

mannose

a 6-carbon ALDOSE SUGAR found in many GLYCOPROTEINS and POLYSACCHARIDES.

mannose

(man´ōs),
n an aldohexose obtained from various plant sources.

mannose

an aldohexose, a monosaccharide produced from mannitol by oxidation.
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Total non-starch polysaccharide, total arabinose, total xylose and total mannose contents decreased by 46.
The harvested uroepithelial cells were mixed with Escherichia coli and then mixed with different carbohydrates including mannose and mannitol.
It was also found that treatment at 66[degrees]C for 560 days decreased arabinose, galactose, xylose, and mannose content of southern pine by 50 percent or more compared with that of untreated wood (Sweet and Winandy 1999).
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These strategies involve the chemical linking of: (i) mannose residues expected to direct the TNs to the mannose receptors, highly expressed on the surface of TAM or (ii) the tumour lymphatic-specific peptide (LyP-1), known to have affinity towards NRP1 on TAM.
Both the experimental and simulated results demonstrate that the change in conformational entropy of ACL contributes favorably to mannose binding.
The major PRRs involved in fungal immune responses are C-type lectin receptors Dectin-1, DC-SIGN, Dectin-2, Mincle, Galectin-3 and Mannose Receptor.
And, POL bears three conserved motif of 'QXDXNXVXY', which is essential in the mannose recognition, and it can agglutinate rabbit erythrocytes at a minimal concentration ([greater than or equal to]3.
The lamprey MBL binds to mannose on the surface of the pathogen Aeromonas salmonicida.
The present data suggested that lipid vesicle-trapped herbal antioxidant quercetin and CDP-Choline may not only be effective in combating the cerebral ischemic reperfusion oxidative damage but also to prevent cerebral edema development both in young and old animals) The mechanism how quercetin and CDP-Choline in mannosylated liposome exerts a complete protection against ischemia-reperfusion mediated cerebral oxidative damage in young and aged rats is not fully clear) Although expression of the mannose mannosylated liposomes were successfully incorporated into mouse brain)
Making fucose from the sugar mannose is common in bacteria, including B.