What Is 5 Carbon Sugar on a DNA Structure?

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In DNA structure, the 5-Carbon sugar known as deoxyribose, consists of 5 carbon and 3 oxygen molecules. The hydroxyl groups, found on the 5' and 3' carbons, are responsible for linkage with phosphate groups that form the resultant DNA backbone. Other components of the DNA structure include a phosphate group and a nitrogenous base.
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In DNA the five-carbon sugar is deoxyribose. In RNA the five-carbon sugar is ribose.
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Ribose. Glucose and fructose are both 6-carbon sugars, while sucrose is glucose and fructose bonded together. Ribose is the sugar in RNA.
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