laminarin
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary laminar- (from New Latin Laminaria) + 1-in Date: circa 1931 a polysaccharide that is found in various brown algae and yields only glucose on hydrolysis

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  • Laminarin —   das, s, in Blatttangen enthaltenes, aus Glucoseeinheiten aufgebautes Polysaccharid. Laminarin kann als weiße pulverige Substanz z. B. aus der Blatttangart Laminaria cloustoni isoliert werden; es eignet sich (wie Stärke) zur Gewinnung von… …   Universal-Lexikon

  • Laminarin — (also known as laminaran) is a storage glucan (a polysaccharide of glucose) of brown algae. It is created by photosynthesis and is made up of β(1→3) glucan with β(1→6) linkages. It is a linear polysaccharide, with a β(1→3):β(1→6) ratio of 3:1.… …   Wikipedia

  • Laminarin — Strukturformel Ausschnitt aus Laminarin, bei dem auch Verzweigungen auftreten (vgl. Text) Allgemeines Name Laminarin …   Deutsch Wikipedia

  • laminarin — (lam i na rin) One of the principal storage products of the golden brown algae; a polymer of glucose …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • laminarin — Storage polysaccharide of Laminaria and other brown algae; made up of b (1 3) glucan with some b (1 6) linkages …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • laminarin — lam·i·nar·in (lăm ə nârʹĭn) n. A polymer of glucose that is the principal storage product of brown algae.   [New Latin Lāmināria, kelp genus (from Latin lāmina, thin plate) + in.] * * * …   Universalium

  • laminarin — noun A glucan produced by some brown algae …   Wiktionary

  • laminarin — An algal polysaccharide, made up chiefly of β d glucose residues, obtained from Laminaria species (family Laminariaceae); variable proportions of the glucose chains contain at the potential reducing end a molecule of mannitol that can be sulfated …   Medical dictionary

  • Laminarin — La|mi|na|rin das; s <zu ↑...in> in Blatttangen enthaltenes ↑Polysaccharid, das sich zur Gewinnung von ↑Glucose eignet …   Das große Fremdwörterbuch

  • laminarin — lam·i·nar·in …   English syllables

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