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Disaccharides And Their Monosaccharide Subunits

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Disaccharides and their Monosaccharide Subunits

DisaccharideMonosaccharide Subunits
Sucrose (table sugar, cane sugar, saccharose, or beet sugar)Glucose + Fructose
Lactose (milk sugar)Galactose + Glucose
Maltose2 Glucose
Trehalose2 Glucose
Cellobiose2 Glucose
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DisaccharideMonosaccharide Subunits
Kojibiose2 Glucose
Nigerose2 Glucose
Isomaltose2 Glucose
β,β-Trehalose2 Glucose
Sophorose2 Glucose
Laminaribiose2 Glucose
Gentiobiose2 Glucose
TuranoseGlucose + Fructose
MaltuloseGlucose + Fructose
PalatinoseGlucose + Fructose
GentiobiuloseGlucose + Fructose
Mannobiose2 Mannose
MelibioseGalactose + Glucose
MelibiuloseGalactose + Fructose
RutinoseRhamnose + Glucose
RutinuloseRhamnose + Fructose
Xylobiose2 Xylopyranose
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DisaccharideMonosaccharide Subunits
Cellobiose, Gentiobiose, Gentiobiulose, Isomaltose, Kojibiose, Lactose, Laminaribiose, Maltose, Maltulose, Melibiose, Nigerose, Palatinose, Rutinose, Sophorose, Sucrose, Trehalose, β,β-Trehalose, Turanosecontain Glucose
Lactose, Melibiose, Melibiulosecontain Galactose
Gentiobiulose, Maltulose, Melibiulose, Palatinose, Rutinulose, Sucrose, Turanosecontain Fructose
Mannobiosecontains Mannose
Rutinose, Rutinulosecontain Rhamnose
Xylobiosecontains Xylopyranose
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Reference: http://en.wikipedia.org/wiki/Disaccharides