Note:  Do not rely on this information. It is very old.


Heptoses are carbohydrates (q.v.) possessing the formula C-H]407, and in many respects resemble the ordinary glucoses, which possess 6 carbon atoms. From these, however, they differ in one important respect, being not fermentable by yeast. [Glucoses.]

“Therefore, as God's chosen people, holy and dearly loved, clothe yourselves with compassion, kindness, humility, gentleness and patience.”
Colossians 3:12