Ring closure with the glucose molecule © Siemens Stiftung 2021 CC BY-SA 4.0 international

Ring closure with the glucose molecule

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Simulation:
This is how a ring-shaped glucose molecule results from a glucose chain.

English, German
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2021-12-13
The glucose molecule is shown as its structural formula. The ring closure is shown in four steps. The third step, in which the ring is closed, and the fourth step are animated and can be stopped at any time by clicking “Pause".

Information and ideas:
For the sake of simplicity isomerism is not taken into account here.
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Biology; Chemistry
Grade 10 to 13
Middle/high school
Carbohydrate; Metabolism; Molecule; Nutrition
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