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Carbohydrate Chemistry and Biochemistry : Structure and Mechanism

Author: Michael Sinnott

Publication Details

Print publication date: 31 Oct 2007
Copyright: 2007
Print ISBN: 978-0-85404-256-2
PDF eISBN: 978-1-84755-801-5


This graduate textbook is aimed at providing researchers new to the subject with information on the structure and mechanisms in the chemistry, biochemistry or processing of carbohydrates. The book contains everything the reader needs to know about a non-synthetic carbohydrate research project. It gives excellent coverage of carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry, particularly including the principles of reactivity, in the process industries, such as pulp, paper and food. It also employs use of the same concepts to describe enzymic and non-enzymic reactivity.