fructan metabolic process

Known as: fructan metabolism, levan metabolic process 
The chemical reactions and pathways involving fructan, a polysaccharide consisting of fructose residues. [GOC:sm]
National Institutes of Health

Topic mentions per year

Topic mentions per year

1972-2017
051019722017

Papers overview

Semantic Scholar uses AI to extract papers important to this topic.
2015
2015
Perennial ryegrass (Lolium perenne L.) produces high levels of fructans as a mixture of oligosaccharides and polysaccharides with… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2014
2014
Metabolism of fructans in temperate grasses dynamically fluctuates before and during winter and is involved in the overwintering… (More)
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
Fructan, as reserve carbohydrate, supplies energy needs during vegetative development, thereby exhibiting variations in its… (More)
Is this relevant?
2012
2012
This work assessed the central carbohydrate metabolism of actively photosynthesizing leaf blades of a C3 grass (Lolium perenne L… (More)
Is this relevant?
2011
2011
Vernonia herbacea (Vell.) Rusby, a native species from the Brazilian Cerrado, accumulates about 80% of fructans in the… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 3
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
Is this relevant?
2009
2009
Fifteen per cent of higher plants accumulate fructans. Plant development, nutritional status and stress exposure all affect… (More)
Is this relevant?
2006
2006
Quantitative trait locus (QTL) mapping, which can be a useful tool for dissecting complex traits, has been used here to study the… (More)
Is this relevant?
1996
1996
To define the role of dental plaque fructans and the enzymes involved in their metabolism in the initiation and progression of… (More)
Is this relevant?
1994
1994
Changes in dry matter and water-soluble carbohydrate components, especially fructan, were examined in the basal 25 mm of… (More)
  • figure 1
  • figure 2
  • figure 4
  • figure 5
  • figure 6
Is this relevant?
1986
1986
Excised primary leaf blades of barley (Hordeum vulgare L. cv Gerbel) rapidly synthesized large quantities of fructan in the light… (More)
Is this relevant?