Notations


Notations

WURCS

Web3 Unique Representation of Carbohydrate Structures (WURCS), a new linear notation for representing carbohydrates for the Semantic Web. In this new format, it is possible to represent any published carbohydrate structure as a linear string, which can be used as a unique identifier for the Semantic Web.
WURCS Working Group
Notations

GlycoCT

A common format used in many glycan structure databases.
documentation link
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SNFG

Symbol Nomenclature For Glycans.
NCBI link