Trisaccharides, Biology

TRISACCHARIDES

The oligosaccharides are made of three monosaccharide residues.

A common trisaccharides is Raffinose which is formed by condensation of galactose-glucose-fructose.

It is a nonreducng sugar which is found in some plants as transport carbohydrate.

Other trisaccharides are - Melagetose, Monotriose, Xanteanose, Rabinose

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