Origin of mannite
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The latter article has long been used for this purpose, but not until lately has mannite been detected in the sulphate of quinine.
Mannite and dulcose are the substances which it most nearly resembles.
Dr Stenhouse has proposed some of the alg as furnishing an economical source of mannite.
Mannite is obtained by extracting manna with alcohol and crystallizing the solution.