Asked in BiologyGenetics
What does Din DNA stand for?
June 17, 2015 10:54AM
It stands for "deoxy". This is because the sugar in DNA - deoxyribose has a lack of oxygen on the 2' carbon. In RNA however, this oxygen is present and the sugar is termed simply "ribose".
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Doesn't DNA stand for deoxyribonucleic acid Sorry for spelling?
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