Gum Ghatti

Gum Acacia (Arabic Gum)
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1 ounce (28 grams) Ghatti Gum (Indian).
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Gum Ghatti is a complex polysaccharide of high molecular weight. It occurs in nature as a mixed calcium, magnesium, potassium and sodium salt. Complete hydrolysis has shown that it is composed of L-arabinose, D-galactose, D-mannose, D-xylose and D-glucoronic acid.
 
New structural features of the polysaccharide from gum ghatti (Anogeissus latifola)
Carbohydrate Research, Volume 337, Issues 21-23, 19 November 2002, Pages 2205-2210
Cesar A. Tischer, Marcello Iacomini, Ricardo Wagner, Philip A. J. Gorin