Structure of the glucomannan of Fraxinus excelsior
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The glucomannan of the wood ofFraxinus excelsior has been isolated. It has been shown that it is a linear polymer consisting of mannopyranose and glucopyranose units connected by β linkages in a ratio of 5:2.
KeywordsErythritol Caustic Soda Glucomannan Sodium Periodate Pyranose Ring
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