oligosaccharide


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ol·i·go·sac·cha·ride

(ol'i-gō-sak'ă-rīd),
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number of monosaccharide units. Compare: polysaccharide.

oligosaccharide

(ŏl′ĭ-gō-săk′ə-rīd′, ō′lĭ-)
n.
A carbohydrate that consists of a relatively small number of monosaccharides.

ol·i·go·sac·cha·ride

(ol'i-gō-sak'ă-rīd)
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number of monosaccharide units.
Compare: polysaccharide

oligosaccharide

a carbohydrate composed of a small number of monosaccharide residues.

ol·i·go·sac·cha·ride

(ol'i-gō-sak'ă-rīd)
A compound made up of the condensation of a small number of monosaccharide units.
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However, the easy availability of substitute products is the primary factor that hampers the growth of the North America galacto oligosaccharide market during the forecast period.
She has also authored two books: "The Well-Fed-Microbiomc Cookbook" and "Gut Microbiota: Interactive Effects on Nutrition and Health." Jennewcin Biotechnologie specializes in the production of rare functional monosaccharides and oligosaccharides for nutritional, pharmaceutical, cosmetic, and medical applications.
Mannan oligosaccharide and organic acids on intestinal morphology integrity of broilers evaluated by scanning electron microscopy.
'After many years of critical research and significant investment, we are delighted to see the first of our range of human milk oligosaccharides becoming commercially available, thus addressing a major gap in the nutritional composition of infant formula,' says Prof.
With the oligosaccharide from acid hydrolysis, strain J-4 intestinal probiotics had a significantly lower growth rate than that of the basal culture medium (Figure 3).
The mixture of oligosaccharides (20% [w/v]) was treated with fresh Saccharomyces cerevisiae (1.5% [w/v]; Levital, Paniberica de Levadura[R] SA, Valladolid, Spain) to remove monosaccharides.
Oligosaccharides can also inhibit the binding of pathogenic bacteria to intestinal cells.
The present method could be successfully applied to chito-oligosaccharides, saccharides with acid functions, and a complex-type oligosaccharide derived from a glycopeptide.