Talose is an aldohexose sugar. It is an unnatural monosaccharide that is soluble in water and slightly soluble in methanol. Some etymologists suggest that talose's name derives from the automaton of Greek mythology named Talos, but the relevance is unclear.
Research from University of Wisconsin, Division of Pharmaceutical Sciences yields new findings on life science.
May 18, 2010; Investigators publish new data in the report 'Functional characterization of tlmH in Streptoalloteichus hindustanus E465-94 ATCC...