BIO NYA 11 - o Uracil instead of Thymine (DNA) Sugar is...

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Sugar-phosphate Backbone Purines bind to Pyrimidines o A with T, 2 Hydrogen bonds o G with C, 3 Hydrogen Bonds Genetic information found in chromosomes (genes) inherited from (a) parent(s) Controls cell activity, protein synthesis RNA (polymer, ribonucleic acid) Single strand of nucleotides (A,C,G,U)
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Unformatted text preview: o Uracil instead of Thymine (DNA) Sugar is Ribose All three types are involved in Protein Synthesis o mRNA Holds the information to make a specific protein Codon code for one amino acid o tRNA Transport a specific amino acid anticodon o rRNA Structural molecule found in ribosomes...
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This note was uploaded on 10/10/2011 for the course BIO 111 taught by Professor Irenegregory-eaves during the Winter '08 term at McGill.

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