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Monosaccharides are simplest carbohydrates
Monosaccharides are the simplest carbohydrates
What are the carbohydrate monomers?
What are the common monosaccharides?
glucose and fructose
Are glucose and fructose isomers?
What are isomers?
Same amount of atoms, different arrangement
Monosaccharides, particularly glucose, are the main fuel for what?
Cells use the carbon skeletons of monosaccharides as raw material for manufacturing what?
other kinds of organic molecules, including amino acids