tetrasaccharide


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tet·ra·sac·cha·ride

(tet'ră-sak'ă-rīd),
A sugar containing four molecules of a monosaccharide; for example, stachyose.

tetrasaccharide

[-sak′ərīd]
a sugar containing four molecules of monosaccharide.

tet·ra·sac·cha·ride

(tet'ră-sak'ă-rīd)
A sugar containing four molecules of a monosaccharide.

tetrasaccharide

(tĕt″ră-săk′ă-rīd)
A carbohydrate composed of four monosaccharides.
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Molecular cloning and expression of human chondroitin N-acetylgalactosaminyltransferase: the key enzyme for chain initiation and elongation of chondroitin/dermatan sulfate on the protein linkage region tetrasaccharide shared by heparin/heparan sulfate.
Theoretically, the 9 common monosaccharides found in humans could be assembled into more than 15 million possible tetrasaccharides, all of which would be considered relatively simple glycans (6).
Quantitation of a urinary tetrasaccharide by gas chromatography and mass spectrometry.
Increased urinary excretion of a glucose-containing tetrasaccharide in patients with Duchenne muscular dystrophy.
Liquid chromatographic assay for a glucose tetrasaccharide, a putative biomarker for the diagnosis of Pompe disease.
3C) was characterized by a major pseudomolecular ion at m/z 1032, which corresponds to a Glc tetrasaccharide [(Glc.
Identifying the oligosaccharides present in each lysosomal storage disease on the basis of the values of the pseudomolecular ions and their intensity was easy: in Pompe disease, the presence of Glc polymers up to a degree of polymerization of 11 with a very intense peak corresponding to a Glc tetrasaccharide was characteristic and could be distinguished from urines of subjects receiving cornstarch as a food supplement.