Table 1

Polysaccharide Families and their constituent members present in PolySac3DB
No. Family Name Polysaccharide Member Reference
1 Agaroses Agarose (single) [16]
Agarose (double) [17]
Agarose Molecular Models [18]
2 Alginates Poly-α-L-Guluronic Acid [19]
Poly-β-D-Mannuronic Acid [20]
Alginate Molecular Models [21,22]
3 Amyloses & Starch A Starch [23,24]
Starch Nanocrystals [25]
Amylopectins [26]
B Starch [27]
Amylose DMSO [28]
Amylose KOH [29]
Amylose Triacetate [30]
Amylose tri-O-ethyl (TEA3) [31]
Amylose V [32]
Amylose V propanol complex [33]
4 Bacterial Polysaccharides Dextran (high T polymorph) [34]
Dextran (low T polymorph) [35]
Exo-polysaccharide (Burkholderia cepacia) [36]
α (2-8)-linked Sialic Acid Polysaccharide [37]
M41 Capsular Polysaccharide (E. coli) [38]
O-antigenic polysaccharide (E. coli 1303) Manuscript in preparation
O-antigenic polysaccharide (E. coli O5ab) Manuscript in preparation
O-antigenic polysaccharide (E. coli O5ac) Manuscript in preparation
O-antigenic polysaccharide (E. coli O65) Manuscript in preparation
Capsular Polysaccharide (Rhizobium trifolii) [39]
Gellan Native K [40]
Gellan K [41]
Gellan Li [42]
RMDP17 [43]
Welan (Ca) [44]
Xanthan [45]
5 Carrageenans Iota Carrageenan [46]
Iota Carrageenan (Na salt) [47]
Kappa Carrageenan [48]
6 Celluloses Cellulose I α [49]
Cellulose I β [50]
Cellulose I triacetate [51]
Cellulose II [52]
Cellulose II hydrate [53]
Cellulose II hydrazine [54]
Cellulose II triacetate [55]
Cellulose IIII [56]
Cellulose IVI [57]
Cellulose microfibrils [58]
7 Chitins & Chitosans Chitin I (Chitin β) [59]
Chitin II (Chitin α)  [60]
Chitosan (anhydrous) [61]
Chitosan (high T Polymorph) [62]
8 Curdlans Curdlan I (Native)  [63]
Curdlan II [64]
Curdlan III  [65]
9 GAGs Chondroitin (unsulphated)  [66]
Chondroitin 4-sulphate Ca [67]
Chondroitin 4-sulphate K [68]
Chondroitin 4-sulphate Na [69]
Dermatan 4-sulphate Na (allomorphs I, II, III)  [70]
Hyaluronate I & II Sodium  [71]
Hyaluronate III Sodium [72]
Hyaluronate I Potassium [73]
Hyaluronate II Potassium [74]
Hyaluronate III Potassium [75]
Hyaluronate Calcium [76]
Hyaluronic acid [77]
Heparin (dp 12) Heparin (dp 18, 24, 30, 36) [78,79]
Keratan-6-sulphate    [80]
10 Galactoglucans Galactoglucan [81]
11 Galactomannans Galactomannan [82]
12 Glucomannans Konjac glucomannan [83]
13 Mannans Mannan I [84]
Mannan II [85]
α-D-1,3-Mannan  [86]
Mannan dihydrate  [87]
14 Pectins Pectic Acid [88]
Calcium Pectate  [89]
Sodium Pectate  [88]
Polyuronides Molecular Models [21,22]
Arabinan  [90]
Arabino-Galactan Type I [90]
Arabino-Galactan Type II [90]
RG-I [90]
RG-II [91]
15 Scleroglucans Scleroglucan [92]
16 Xylans Xylan (β-1,3) [93]
Xylan (β-1,4) [94,95]
17 Nigeran Nigeran [96]
18 Others Inulin hemihydrate [97]
Inulin monohydrate [97]
α-D-glucan  [98]
α-1,3-glucan triacetate [99]

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