monosaccharide with a carbonyl function (-CO-). Dihydroxyacetone, ribulose, fructose and sorbose are ketoses
A simple sugar that has the reactions of a ketone.
any monosaccharide sugar that contains a ketone group or its hemiacetal
a monosaccharide whose carbonyl group is found on a middle carbon , i
A ketose is a sugar containing one ketone group per molecule.