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Polysaccharide of glucose

Starch

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Disaccharide of glucose and fructose

Sucrose

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Disaccharide of glucose and galactose

Lactose

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Needed to digest lactose

Lactose

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List 4 monosaccharides

Glucose, fructose, galactose, ribose

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List 3 disaccharide

Maltose, lactose, sucrose

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List 2 oligosaccharides

Glycolipids and glycoproteins

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List 3 polysaccharides

Glycogen, starch, cellulose

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Component of DNA

Deoxyaldose

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Components of glycoproteins and glycolipids

Acetylated amino sugars

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In cell membrane and ECM

Acidic sugars

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Nervous syste

Sugar esters

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Significance in uncontrolled diabetes —> cataracts and peripheral neuropathy

Sugar alcohols

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What is the bond in sucrose?

A-1, B-2

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What is the bond in lactose?

B-1->4

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What is the bond in maltose?

A1->4

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What is the linkage in amylose?

A(1-4)

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What is the linkage in amylopectin?

A(1-4) and a(1-6)

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Synthesized from acetyl CoA via intermediate IPP (isopentenyl pyrophosphate)

Isoprenoids

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Too much what in bile can cause stones?

Cholesterol

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Amino acids generate ATP in this cycle:

TCA