Definición de pentose en inglés:

pentose

Silabificación: pen·tose
Pronunciación: /ˈpentōs
 
/

sustantivo

Chemistry
Any of the class of simple sugars whose molecules contain five carbon atoms, such as ribose and xylose. They generally have the chemical formula C5H10O5.
Más ejemplos en oraciones
  • The pentose sugars, whose molecules contain only five carbon atoms instead of six, caramelize very well.
  • The salvage pathways combine adenine with a pentose to alter the adenosine nucleotide pool inventory.
  • The pentose phosphate pathway is primarily an anabolic pathway that utilizes the 6 carbons of glucose to generate 5 carbon sugars and reducing equivalents.

Origen

late 19th century: from penta- 'five' + -ose2.

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