How can fructose, with ketonic group, be called a reducing sugar?

Asked by anuja santhosh | 18th Feb, 2012, 06:05: AM

Expert Answer:

Although Fructose does not contain an aldehyde group, it can isomerise into an aldose.So, it is a reducing sugar.

Answered by  | 19th Feb, 2012, 01:40: PM

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