Table 1.

Characteristics of the polyuronic acids used in this study

PolymerSourceMol wtMonomer composition
Poly(M)P. aeruginosa350,00092% d-ManA, 8% l-GulA
M-blocksP. aeruginosa<5,50094% d-ManA, 6%l-GulA
G-blocksA. vinelandii5,50094%d-GulA, 6% d-ManA
C6OXYCellulose30,00088% d-GlcA, 12%d-Glc