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What is the difference between glucose, galactose and fructose?
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Dr. Stephen Camacho
Family Medicine
In brief: Simple sugars
Glucose, galactose, fructose, xylose, ribose are all monosaccharides that are different based on thei molecular structure and are the building blocks for more complex sugars or starches.
Different foods or substances may have a different monosaccharide as their primary chemical.

In brief: Simple sugars
Glucose, galactose, fructose, xylose, ribose are all monosaccharides that are different based on thei molecular structure and are the building blocks for more complex sugars or starches.
Different foods or substances may have a different monosaccharide as their primary chemical.
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