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- noun biochemistry Any
oligosaccharidehaving four sugarresidues
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- noun any of a variety of carbohydrates that yield four monosaccharide molecules on complete hydrolysis
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Patent No. 7,790,466, is related to methods of processing enoxaparin to determine the presence of certain tetrasaccharide structures.
At the University of Ottawa, scientists have developed a novel compound, composed of collagen and a tetrasaccharide carbohydrate called sialyl Lewis X, designed to provide a scaffold to help the body grow new blood vessels.
y tetrasaccharide associated with Fab1, a glycerol in the binding site of Fab2.
y tetrasaccharide (Sigma, St. Louis, MO, USA) at a fourfold molar excess.
A) Fab1 containing a bound Ley tetrasaccharide (contact residues in cyan); B) Fab2 containing a loosely bound glycerol and solvent (contact residues highlighted in pale green);