Table II. Calculated polysaccharide composition (mol %) of extracted mucilage from wild-type, luh, and mum2 seeds
PolysaccharideHCl SolubleNaOH Soluble
Wild Typeluhmum2Wild Typeluhmum2
Arabinan2.74.64.08.85.94.3
Type I arabinogalactan0.60.90.01.11.10.0
Type II arabinogalactan2.32.84.02.00.80.0
Arabinoxylan01.61.05.34.95.4
Galacto(gluco)mannan0.51.71.21.81.52.1
HG00000.43.8
RG-I (substituted:unsubstituted ratio)91.4 (1:42.3)77.6 (1:4.0)78.8 (1:5.5)63.1 (1:14.2)66.2 (1:3.3)63.2 (1:4.0)
Other2.510.811.018.019.321.2