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Activated Sugar Precursors: Biosynthetic Pathways and Biological Roles of an Important Class of Intermediate Metabolites in Bacteria

By Sílvia A. Sousa, Joana R. Feliciano and Jorge H. Leitao

Submitted: November 4th 2010Reviewed: February 18th 2011Published: July 5th 2011

DOI: 10.5772/19649

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