d-galacturonic acidmedical dictionary

The d-isomer is an oxidation product of d-galactose, in which the 6-CH2OH group has become a -COOH group; occurs in many natural products (e.g., pectins).

Synonyms: pectic acid.

(05 Mar 2000)

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