Milk sugar Sentence Examples
The freshly-expressed yeast juice causes concentrated solutions of cane sugar, glucose, laevulose and maltose to ferment with the production of alcohol and carbon dioxide, but not milk-sugar and mannose.
The Bacterium acidi lacti described by Pasteur decomposes milk sugar into lactic acid.
Cane sugar has been known for many centuries; milk sugar was obtained by Fabrizio Bartoletti in 1615; and in the middle of the 18th century Marggraf found that the sugars yielded by the beet, carrot and other roots were identical with cane sugar.
In 1780 he proved that the acidity of sour milk is due to what was afterwards called lactic acid; and by boiling milk sugar with nitric acid he obtained mucic acid.
It has been suggested that the milk sugar lactose is a risk factor for ovarian cancer.Advertisement
If you are lacking the enzyme lactase, you will not be able to digest the milk sugar lactose.
Alactasia is a very rare congenital condition and the result of a genetic defect that causes the complete absence of lactase, the enzyme needed to digest milk sugar.
In the case of a lactase deficiency, undigested milk sugar remains in the intestine, which is then fermented by the normal intestinal bacteria.
Alactasia-A rare inherited condition causing the lack of the enzyme needed to digest milk sugar.
Lactose is the milk sugar found in dairy products.Advertisement
The remaining aldohexoses discovered by Fischer are derived from d-galactose from milk-sugar.