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Hexuronic Acids

"Hexuronic Acids" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

Term used to designate tetrahydroxy aldehydic acids obtained by oxidation of hexose sugars, i.e. glucuronic acid, galacturonic acid, etc. Historically, the name hexuronic acid was originally given to ascorbic acid.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Hexuronic Acids" by people in Harvard Catalyst Profiles by year, and whether "Hexuronic Acids" was a major or minor topic of these publication.
Bar chart showing 91 publications over 26 distinct years, with a maximum of 13 publications in 2015
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Funded by the NIH National Center for Advancing Translational Sciences through its Clinical and Translational Science Awards Program, grant number UL1TR002541.