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Introduction: Fucose

Description of Fucose

Fucose: methylpentose structurally derived from galactose; the L isomer occurs naturally in various oligosaccharides and polysaccharides and fucosides and in the carbohydrate portion of some mucopolysaccharides and glycoproteins, including the A, B, and O blood group antigens.
Source: CRISP

Fucose: Related Topics

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Terms Similar to Fucose:

  • Deoxygalactose

Source - MeSH 2007

Broader terms for Fucose

Source - MeSH 2007

Source - CRISP

Hierarchical classifications of Fucose

The following list attempts to classify Fucose into categories where each line is subset of the next.

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy:

MeSH 2007 Hierarchy

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