DNA and RNA are nucleic acid polymers. Nucleic acid is a macromolecule that serves as the binding for these two genetic substances. It is a staple of all organic...
Nucleic Acid Facts
Nucleic acids hold the basic building blocks for life. Deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA) are found in all cells. DNA is organized into x-shaped chromosomes. In humans it is found in the nucleus of the cell....
Nucleic acids are biopolymers, or large biomolecules, essential for all known
forms of life. Nucleic acids, which include DNA (deoxyribonucleic acid) and RNA
allow organisms to transfer genetic information from one generation to the next. More »
Chem4Kids.com! This tutorial introduces nucleic acids. Other sections include
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The nucleic acids are very large molecules that have two main parts. The
backbone of a nucleic acid is made of alternating sugar and phosphate
Discussion of DNA & RNA for organic chemistry students.
Nucleic acid, naturally occurring chemical compound that is capable of being
broken down to yield phosphoric acid, sugars, and a mixture of organic bases ...
A nucleic acid is a long molecule made up of smaller molecules called