Definitions for imino sugars
This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word imino sugars
U.S. National Library of Medicine
Sugars in which the OXYGEN is replaced by a NITROGEN atom. This substitution prevents normal METABOLISM resulting in inhibition of GLYCOSIDASES and GLYCOSYLTRANSFERASES.
Find a translation for the imino sugars definition in other languages:
Select another language:
Discuss these imino sugars definitions with the community:
Word of the Day
Would you like us to send you a FREE new word definition delivered to your inbox daily?
Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:
"imino sugars." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2015. Web. 30 Jan. 2015. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/imino sugars>.