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beta-L-Fuc     (2S,3S,4R,5S,6S)-6- methyloxane-2,3,4,5-tetrol

Synonyms: BETA-L-FUCOSE, SureCN1259620, CHEBI:42589, ZINC01532813, CPD0-1107, ...
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