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Turanose     (2R,3R,4S,5S,6R)-2- [(2R,3S,4S,5S)-2,4...

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Anatomical context of Turanose

  • The agglutination of erythrocytes from the human O Rhesus positive blood group by sandfly midgut extracts was inhibited by two disaccharides; trehalose and turanose [8].

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Gene context of Turanose

  • The acid alpha-glucosidase enzymatic activity was determined at pH 4.0 in 0.1 mol/L Tris reagent, whereas the renal isoenzyme activity was determined at pH 5.6 in presence of 0.05 mol/L turanose reagent [11].


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