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Oligosaccharides have how many monosaccharide units?
What determines the D or L configuration of a monosaccharide?
what side the OH is on the carbon furthest away from the carbonyl carbon
A cyclic ring with 5 carbons is called?
A cyclic ring with 6 carbons is called?
When the OH on the anomeric carbon is above the ring, what is it called?
Below the ring?
What conformation is favored, chair or boat?
What are isomers?
structures that have the same chemical formula but different structures
How do u calculate the number of isomers?
2 to the # of assymetric carbons
D and L sugars are what kind of isomers?
D and L