Polysaccharides of brown algae V. Smith degradation of sargassan and pelvecyan
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It has been shown that in pelvecyan and sargassan the monosaccharide residues have a high degree of substitution (sulfate groups, branching). The xylose residues present in these polysaccharides are oxidized by periodate to a considerable degree.
KeywordsXylose Propylene Glycol Periodate Fucose Glucuronic Acid
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