A cube of household sugar (sucrose, saccharose) is indefinitely stable under common conditions, even though its oxidation would liberate a considerable amount of energy (see an introduction to general chemistry for a definition of the terms used)


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Authors and Affiliations

  • Engelbert Buxbaum
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  1. 1.Department of BiochemistryRoss University School of MedicineWest Indies

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