Recent developments in our understanding of amylopectin structure

D J Manners

    Research output: Contribution to journalLiterature review

    Abstract

    The molecular structure of amylopectin can be described in terms of various parameters, e.g. average chain length, exterior and interior chain lengths, ratio of A-chains to B-chains and chain profile. Enzymic methods for the measurement of these parameters are critically discussed. The overall results are then considered in relation to the cluster model for amylopectin, which has emerged in recent years as the most probable molecular model. © 1989.

    Original languageEnglish
    Pages (from-to)87-112
    Number of pages26
    JournalCarbohydrate Polymers
    Volume11
    Issue number2
    Publication statusPublished - 1989

    Fingerprint Dive into the research topics of 'Recent developments in our understanding of amylopectin structure'. Together they form a unique fingerprint.

  • Cite this