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Term:
Parent Terms Term With Siblings Child Terms
aldopentose +     
aldopentose derivative +  
arabinose +  
D-hamamelose +  
lyxose +  
pentopyranose 
ribose +   
Any aldopentose where the open-chain form has all the hydroxy groups on the same side in the Fischer projection. Occurrs in two enantiomeric forms, D- and L-ribose, of which only the former is found in nature.
xylose +   

Synonyms
Exact Synonyms: ribo-pentose
Related Synonyms: Formula=C5H10O5 ;   Rib
Alternate IDs: CHEBI:26564

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