Table 1: Yield and chemical composition of the sample (%w/w of dry weight).

Sample Yield
(%)
Total sugar
(%)
Sulfate
(%)
Molecular weight
(KDa)
Neutral sugar (mole ratio)b
ManGlcGalXylFucGlucA

GSPa15.7540.9019.8911.70.010.081.000.110.110.02

Sulfated polysaccharides isolated from cloned Grateloupia filicina.
bMan: mannose; Glc: glucose; Gal: galactose; Xyl: xylose; Fuc: fucose; GlucA: glucuronic acid.