N-Acetylmannosamine

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N-Acetylmannosamine
IUPAC name 2-(Acetylamino)-2-deoxy-β-D-mannopyranose
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
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Properties
C8H15NO6
Molar mass 221.21 g/mol
Melting point
Except where noted otherwise, data are given for
materials in their standard state
(at 25 °C, 100 kPa)

Infobox disclaimer and references

N-Acetylmannosamine is a monosaccharide involved in a range of metabolic processes. It is an amino sugar that is a constituent of neuraminic acids, glycolipids and glycoproteins, and is used for the synthesis of sialic acid.

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