DNA structure

Bowater, Richard P. ORCID: https://orcid.org/0000-0002-2745-7807 (2003) DNA structure. In: Encyclopedia of Human Genetics. Wiley.

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Abstract

Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) is a polymer of nucleotides. In the cell, DNA usually adopts a double-stranded helical form, with complementary base-pairing holding the two strands together. The most stable conformation is called B-form DNA, although other structures can occur under specific conditions.

Item Type: Book Section
Faculty \ School: Faculty of Science > School of Biological Sciences
Depositing User: LivePure Connector
Date Deposited: 15 Dec 2022 14:30
Last Modified: 15 Dec 2022 14:30
URI: https://ueaeprints.uea.ac.uk/id/eprint/90218
DOI: 10.1038/npg.els.0006002

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