Lichenan (Icelandic Moss)

High purity Lichenan (Icelandic Moss) for use in research, biochemical enzyme assays and in vitro diagnostic analysis.

Purity ~ 80%. 1,3:1,4-β-D-Glucan. Glucose 1.5%. Contaminant is not starch or phytoglycogen, it appears to be isolichenan.

Product Code
4 grams

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A fibrolytic potential in the human ileum mucosal microbiota revealed by functional metagenomics.

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Real-time imaging of cellulose reorientation during cell wall expansion in Arabidopsis roots.

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Characterization and three-dimensional structures of two distinct bacterial xyloglucanases from families GH5 and GH12.

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Novel xylan-binding properties of an engineered family 4 carbohydrate-binding module.

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Recombinant expression and enzymatic characterization of PttCel9A, a KOR homologue from Populus tremula x tremuloides.

Master, E. R., Rudsander, U. J., Zhou, W., Henriksson, H., Divne, C., Denman, S., Wilson D. B. & Teeri, T. T. (2004). Biochemistry, 43(31), 10080-10089.

Neoglycolipid-Based “Designer” Oligosaccharide Microarrays to Define β-Glucan Ligands for Dectin-1.

Palma, A. S., Zhang, Y., Childs, R. A., Campanero-Rhodes, M. A., Liu, Y., Feizi, T. & Chai, W. (2012). Carbohydrate Microarrays, 808(2), 337-359.

Cloning of an endoglycanase gene from Paenibacillus cookii and characterization of the recombinant enzyme.

Shinoda, S., Kanamasa, S. & Arai, M. (2012). Biotechnology Letters, 34(2), 281-286.

Structural evidence for the evolution of xyloglucanase activity from xyloglucan endo-transglycosylases: biological implications for cell wall metabolism.

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A comparative study on structure–function relations of mixed-linkage (1→ 3),(1→ 4) linear β-D-glucans.

Lazaridou, A., Biliaderis, C. G., Micha-Screttas, M. & Steele, B. R. (2004). Food Hydrocolloids, 18(5), 837-855.

Evaluation of structure in the formation of gels by structurally diverse (1→3)(1→4)-β-D-glucans from four cereal and one lichen species.

Tosh, S. M., Brummer, Y., Wood, P. J., Wang, Q. & Weisz, J. (2004). Carbohydrate Polymers, 57(3), 249-259.

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