Unit 1 Lecture 7.pdf - Genome​ a complete sequence of all of a person’s DNA Nucleic acid = multiple nucleotide*Always a nitrogenous base phosphate

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Genome: a complete sequence of all of a person’s DNA Nucleic acid = multiple nucleotide **Always a nitrogenous base, phosphate group, five carbon sugar Purines (two rings)-- Adenine and Guanine Pyrimidines (one ring)-- Cytosine, Thymine and Uracil **Opposite base pairing makes for equidistant DNA antiparallel strands
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Unformatted text preview: RNA contains -OH (which is polar) DNA contains -H (which is nonpolar) DNA is more stable because it is two strains so there is only one way to form a secondary structure RNA is less stable because there is only one strand and so it can fold up on itself and form a multitude of different secondary structures...
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