5.Carbohydrates_2011__ANGEL

5.Carbohydrates_2011__ANGEL - Carbohydrates Ch. 5 pp.69-74...

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Carbohydrates Ch. 5 pp.69-74 “The organism is a self- constructing machine. Its macroscopic structure is not imposed on it by outside forces. It shapes itself autonomously by dint of constructive internal interactions.” Jacques Monod. French Nobel-prize winning geneticist Plant cell walls showing starch granules.
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I. Carbohydrates The group of compounds including simple sugar monomers (_________________), disaccharides and macromolecule polysaccharides (monosaccharide polymers). What is the monomer of starch?
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Play major roles in: 1. energy use and storage (e.g. glucose, starch in respiration) 2. part of nucleic acid backbone (already mentioned) 3. structure, especially in ____ _____ of bacteria, plants, fungi. 4. often added to make ___________, or glycolipids on animal cell surfaces for cell-specific type recognition
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to proteins on cell surfaces? A.
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This note was uploaded on 02/03/2012 for the course BS 111 taught by Professor Patterson during the Spring '05 term at Michigan State University.

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5.Carbohydrates_2011__ANGEL - Carbohydrates Ch. 5 pp.69-74...

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