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Flashcards in Part 5 - Carbohydrates Deck (23):
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Connected by glycocylic bond

Polysaccharides

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Low sugar level

Hypoglycemia

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Oldest known artificial sweetener

Saccharin

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High blood sugar level

Hyperglycemia

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Cannot digest galactose

Galactocymia

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Common table sugar

Sucrose

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Converts glycogen to glucose

Glucagon

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Insect blood sugar

Trehalose

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Carbs in humans

Chondroitin
Hyaluronic acid

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Converts glucose to glycogen

Insulin

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Sweetest sugar

Fructose

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Blood sugar

Glucose

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5 membered ring

Furanose

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Examples of disacharrides

Sucrose
Maltose
Lactose
Cellubiose
Trehalose

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Two monosaccharides

Disacharrides

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Examples of polysaccharides

Starch
Glycogen
Heparin
Dextran

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Carbohydrates in insects

Chitin

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Contains 6 membered ring

Pyranose

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Disaccharide of cellulose

Cellubiose

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An anticogulant

Heparin

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Isomer of glucose

Galactose

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Turns glucose to energy

Glycolysis

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Different name for glucose

Dextrose