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  • When oxidized this aldohexose is first converted into the monobasic galactonic acid, and then into dibasic mucic acid; the latter is optically inactive, so that its configuration must be one of those given in the sixth and seventh columns of the table.
  • It is oxidized by nitric acid to d-saccharic and mucic acids; and acetic anhydride gives an octa-acetate.
  • Mucic Acid >>
  • MUCIC ACID, C6H1008 or Hooc. (Choh) 4.
  • They yield mucic and oxalic acids when treated with nitric acid.