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Click to edit Master subtitle style Lecture Connections 8 | Nucleotides and Nucleic Acids © 2009 W. H. Freeman and Company
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What do they do? Making Proteins Blei and Odian, General, Organic, and Biochemistry: Connecting Chemistry to your Life, the messenger
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What does it look like? – It is a very long Subunits are Nucleotides 3 Parts of a Nucleotide 1. Phosphate 2. 5C sugar 3. Nitrogenous base (4 possible) Two are Purines – 2 rings Adenine (A) Guanine (G) Two are Pyrimidines – 1 ring Thymine (T) Cytosine (C) Cox and Nelson, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 4e , WHFreeman, New York, 2005,
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Cox and Nelson, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 4e , WHFreeman, New York, 2005, p.274, Fig. 8-1
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Cox and Nelson, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 4e , WHFreeman, New York, 2005, p.274, Fig. 8-2
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Cox and Nelson, Lehninger Principles of Biochemistry 4e , WHFreeman, New York, 2005, p.274, Fig. 8-2
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Discovery of DNA Structure One of the most important discoveries in biology Why is this important " This structure has novel features which are of considerable biological interest --- Watson and Crick, Nature, 1953 Good illustration of science in action: Missteps in the path to a discovery Value of knowledge Value of collaboration Cost of sharing your data too early
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