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They are organic compounds organized in the form of aldehydes or ketones with multiple hydroxyl groups coming off the carbon chain. In the early part of the 19th century, substances such as wood, starch, and linen were found to be composed mainly of molecules containing atoms of carbon c, hydrogen h, and oxygen o and to have the general formula c 6 h 12 o 6. Biochemists aim to describe in molecular terms the structures, mechanisms, and chemical. Biochemistry laboratory buffer preparations with the help of ph meter. Essentials of carbohydrate chemistry and biochemistry.1197 1462 1177 1104 750 68 567 1244 177 1393 1320 342 1464 1055 1346 1612 1357 773 248 218 1351 375 73 1473 1187 1286 596 252 1123 525 1344 288 466 1473 1461 1062