Compounds consisting of a large number of @M04021@ linked glycosidically. This term is commonly used only for those containing more than ten monosaccharide residues. Also called @G02645@.
Source: PAC, 1995, 67, 1307. (Glossary of class names of organic compounds and reactivity intermediates based on structure (IUPAC Recommendations 1995)) on page 1360 [Terms] [Paper]
Citation: 'polysaccharides' in IUPAC Compendium of Chemical Terminology, 3rd ed. International Union of Pure and Applied Chemistry; 2006. Online version 3.0.1, 2019. https://doi.org/10.1351/goldbook.P04752 RISBibTexEndNote