Definitions for xylulose

This page provides all possible meanings and translations of the word xylulose

Wiktionary

  1. xylulose(Noun)

    The ketopentose (3R,4S)-1,3,4,5-Tetrahydroxypentan-2-one

Freebase

  1. Xylulose

    Xylulose is a ketopentose, a monosaccharide containing five carbon atoms, and including a ketone functional group. It has the chemical formula C5H10O5. In nature, it occurs in both the L- and D-enantiomers.

U.S. National Library of Medicine

  1. Xylulose

    A 5-carbon keto sugar.

Translation

Find a translation for the xylulose definition in other languages:

Select another language:

Discuss these xylulose definitions with the community:


Citation

Use the citation below to add this definition to your bibliography:

Style:MLAChicagoAPA

"xylulose." Definitions.net. STANDS4 LLC, 2014. Web. 19 Sep. 2014. <http://www.definitions.net/definition/xylulose>.

Are we missing a good definition for xylulose?


The Web's Largest Resource for

Definitions & Translations


A Member Of The STANDS4 Network


Nearby & related entries:

Alternative searches for xylulose: