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It acts as a reducing carbohydrate present in maple syrup. It is used in molecular modeling calculations in the study of drug binding and recognition in relation to aldose reductase. L-Lyxose is also utilized by Escherichia coli, encoding a kinase for L-Xylulose.
J Badia, et al. L-lyxose metabolism employs the L-rhamnose pathway in mutant cells of Escherichia coli adapted to grow on L-lyxose.J. Bacteriol.,1991713(16),5144-5150.
Gary E. Keck, et al. Pseudomonic acid C from L-lyxose.J. Org. Chem.,198550(22), 4317-4325.