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An Oligosaccharide is a saccharide polymer containing a small number of component sugars, also known as simple sugars (monosaccharides). Dextra offers a range of blood group oligosaccharides, human milk oligosaccharides along with a wide range of specialty compounds. Oligosaccharide Catalogue
Heparin & Chondroitin derived Oligosaccharides
Dextra UK offers a range of heparin, heparan and chondroitin sulphate derived oligosaccharides ranging from the disaccharide units up to polymeric material akin to the natural material. All of these compounds are members of the glycosaminoglycan (mucopolysaccharide) family of polysaccharides. Heparin & Chondroitin derived Oligosaccharides Catalogue.
Both simple structures and an extensive collection of protected intermediates, halogenated sugars and unusual lactones available as building blocks and basic research tools. Monosaccharides Catalogue.
This group has a great many interesting properties including glycosidase inhibition, inhibition of cytokine pathways and chaperoning proteins. Imino Sugars Catalogue.
We are able to link a wide range of carbohydrates to lipids and offer a custom service that can be tailored to meet clients' specific requirements. Neoglycolipids Catalogue.
Phosphorylated carbohydrates are biologically essential molecules, in particular in their role as intracellular metabolites. Phosphorylated Sugars Catalogue
Blood Group Products
Blood groups represent an important type of blood classification (known as the ABO system) based on the presence or absence of inherited antigenic substances on the surface of red blood cells and consist of specific sets of carbohydrates, depending on the blood group type. Blood Group Products Catalogue.
The product line ranges from the disaccharide through to the 7-sugar maltoheptaose. The compounds offered by Dextra UK are suitable for diagnostic applications for food, pharmaceutical and many other commercial applications. Maltooligosaccharides Catalogue.
The Dextra library of glycans represents a range of branched oligosaccharides. Glycans Catalogue.
We are able to link a wide range of carbohydrates to proteins and offer a custom service that can be tailored to meet clients' specific requirements. Neoglycoproteins Catalogue.
In order to provide a complete carbohydrate catalogue service, Dextra offers a range of plant, microbial and animal derived acidic and neutral polysaccharides. Polysaccharides Catalogue.
Pharmaceutical Intermediates and Diagnostics
New Zealand Pharmaceuticals (NZP) manufactures pharmaceutical intermediates and diagnostic products for the world's leading pharmaceutical and biotechnology companies. NZP is an innovative leader in the New Zealand biotechnology and manufacturing industry due to its focus on strong customer relationships and a high level of product quality management (GMP). New Zealand Pharmaceuticals Limited.
4-Methylumbelliferyl glycosides are fluorogenic substrates used for the detection and measurement of glycosyl hydrolase enzymes. The non-fluorogenic substrate gives fluorescent 4-methylumbelliferone on hydrolysis. Umbelliferyls Catalogue