BERG/STRYER VI STUDY GUIDE
Homework 1, 3, 8, 11, 12. Know the sugar structures on 305
Lyxose, Altrose, Gulose, Idose, and Talose. Know the structures on 306
and Tagatose. Be able to draw Sedoheptulose (shown with phosphates on 571).
Understand how to convert from linear to ring form (both chemically and intellectually!)
(307). Study the whole chapter carefully up to the end of cellulose on page 312. You are
not responsible for Glycosaminoglycans etc. (313ff).
Be able to
all assigned sugar structures either in
projections. Understand D and L, anomer, epimer, isomer, ketal, acetal, hemiketal,
hemiacetal, reducing sugar, alpha and beta anomers, glycosidic linkage, aldose, ketose,
and terms on "
" handout. Sometimes unusual sugar structures show up on
tests, for example, draw
about "boat and chair" conformers (Fig. 11.7). Know how to draw, and name