Carbohydrates 121409 wo pics

Carbohydrates 121409 wo pics - CARBOHYDRATE INTRODUCTION...

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1 C ARBOHYDRATES (C HS . 3 & 4) Lia M. Nightingale, Ph.D. C ARBOHYDRATE I NTRODUCTION Contains C, H, O C(H 2 O) hydrated carbon Major source of energy for the body the brain requires ~130 g of glucose/day!! 4 kcal/g Carbohydrates Simple Carbs Monosaccharides Disaccharides Complex Carbs Oligosaccharides Polysaccharides Sweet Sweet Sugars Saccharides or glycans S IMPLE C ARBOHYDRATES Monosaccharides Glucose (glu) Fructose (fru) Galactose (gal) 1 sugar S IMPLE C ARBOHYDRATES Disaccharides Sucrose Glucose Fructose Lactose Glucose Galactose Maltose Glucose Glucose 2 sugars C OMPLEX C ARBOHYDRATES Oligosaccharides Raffinose (glu, fru, gal) Stachyose (glu, fru, 2 gal) 3-10 sugars
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