33. Structural studies of dextrans. Part II. The enzymic synthesis of 3-α-isomaltosylglucose from nigerose

M. Abdullah, I. J. Goldstein, W. J. Whelan

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Potato T-enzyme acts on nigerose to produce glucose, isomaltose, and a trisaccharide shown to have the structure O-α-D-glucopyranosyl-(1→6)- O-α-D-glucopyranosyl-(1→3)-D-glucose. This trisaccharide is identical with one obtained on partial acetolysis of dextran NRRL 1355-S.

Original languageEnglish (US)
Pages (from-to)176-178
Number of pages3
JournalJournal of the Chemical Society (Resumed)
StatePublished - Jan 1 1962


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