Fuculose

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L-Fuculose
L-Fuculose furanose chemical structure.png
L-Fuculose chemical structure.png
Names
IUPAC name
(3R,4S,5S)-2-(Hydroxymethyl)-5-methyltetrahydrofuran-2,3,4-triol
Other names
6-Deoxy-L-tagatose
Identifiers
13074-08-3
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PubChem 6857362
Properties
C6H12O5
Molar mass 164.16 g/mol
Except where noted otherwise, data is given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C (77 °F), 100 kPa)
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Fuculose or 6-deoxy-tagatose is a ketohexose deoxy sugar.[1][2]

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References[edit]

  1. ^ Thisbe K. Lindhorst (2007). Essentials of Carbohydrate Chemistry and Biochemistry (1 ed ed.). Wiley-VCH. ISBN 3-527-31528-4. 
  2. ^ John F. Robyt (1997). Essentials of Carbohydrate Chemistry (1 ed ed.). Springer. ISBN 0-387-94951-8.