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1. Dextran
A polysaccharide (chain of simple sugars) composed of glucose (a type of simple sugar ) monomer s (units of a polymer , such as a polysaccharide), used as a means of storing food by bacteria and yeast s. When dextrans are formed out of sucrose (another type of sugar) by bacteria in the mouth, it makes dental plaque.

2. Dextranase
An enzyme that breaks down dextran , which is a polysaccharide (chain of simple sugars) composed of glucose (a type of simple sugar ) monomer s (units of a polymer , such as a polysaccharide).

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