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"Galactans" is a descriptor in the National Library of Medicine's controlled vocabulary thesaurus, MeSH (Medical Subject Headings). Descriptors are arranged in a hierarchical structure, which enables searching at various levels of specificity.

MeSH information
Polysaccharides composed of repeating galactose units. They can consist of branched or unbranched chains in any linkages.

This graph shows the total number of publications written about "Galactans" by people in the URMC Research Network by year, and whether "Galactans" was a major or minor topic of these publication.