biomed module 3

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  1. Carbohydrates
    • Five or six carbons
    • Always carbon +water: CxH2xOx
    • Example C6H12O6
    • Form ring structures by linking carbons 1 and 5 through an O
    • - Rearrangement of-OH and-H groups, bonds form between C and O.
  2. Carbohydrates form rings
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  3. Pentoses(5 sides)
    • Ribose
    • Deoxyribose
  4. Hexoses(6 Sides)
    • Glucose
    • Fructose
    • Galactose
    • * all isomers but they are all arranged differently in each sugar.
    • C6H12O6
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biomed module 3
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Carbohydrates
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