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Drug Name: DNA Helix View Structure
Description: DNA: A deoxyribonucleotide polymer that is the primary genetic material of all cells. Eukaryotic and prokaryotic organisms normally contain DNA in a double-stranded state, yet several important biological processes transiently involve single-stranded regions. DNA, which consists of a polysugar-phosphate backbone possessing projections of purines (adenine and guanine) and pyrimidines (thymine and cytosine), forms a double helix that is held together by hydrogen bonds between these purines and pyrimidines (adenine to thymine and guanine to cytosine).

The 2D and 3D structures in this record show a small example of the helical structure of DNA. They are taken from the DNA website at the University of Bristol School of Chemistry. 



 
 
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