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Spanish term or phrase:goma guar
English translation:guar gum
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21:10 Jul 3, 2004
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Tech/Engineering - Food & Drink / Dairy products
Spanish term or phrase: goma guar
Ingredient used in the production of milk-based dessert products
Simon Critchley
Local time: 11:23
guar gum
Explanation:
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<<Source

Guar gum (E412, also called guaran) is extracted from the seed of the leguminous shrub Cyamopsis tetragonoloba, where it acts as a food and water store.

Structural unit

Guar gum is a galactomannana similar to locust bean gum consisting of a (1®4)-linked b-D-mannopyranose backbone with branchpoints from their 6-positions linked to a-D-galactose (i.e. 1®6-linked-a-D-galactopyranose). There are between 1.5 - 2 mannose residues for every galactose residue.>>
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guar gum


Explanation:
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Note added at 4 mins (2004-07-03 21:14:57 GMT)
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<<Source

Guar gum (E412, also called guaran) is extracted from the seed of the leguminous shrub Cyamopsis tetragonoloba, where it acts as a food and water store.

Structural unit

Guar gum is a galactomannana similar to locust bean gum consisting of a (1®4)-linked b-D-mannopyranose backbone with branchpoints from their 6-positions linked to a-D-galactose (i.e. 1®6-linked-a-D-galactopyranose). There are between 1.5 - 2 mannose residues for every galactose residue.>>


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