D-2-deoxyribose
deoxyribose deoxyribose n. a pentose ({C5H10O4}) in which one of the hydroxyl groups of ribose has been replaced by a hydrogen. In deoxyribonucleic acids, the deoxyribose is {D-2-deoxyribose}, in which the hydroxyl at the 2 position of ribose is the one which is replaced by hydrogen. [PJC]

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  • deoxyribose — n. a pentose ({C5H10O4}) in which one of the hydroxyl groups of ribose has been replaced by a hydrogen. In deoxyribonucleic acids, the deoxyribose is {D 2 deoxyribose}, in which the hydroxyl at the 2 position of ribose is the one which is… …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • Deoxyribose — This article is about the naturally occurring D form of deoxyribose. For the L form, see L Deoxyribose. D Deoxyribose …   Wikipedia

  • deoxyribose — /dee ok si ruy bohs/, n. Biochem. 1. any of certain carbohydrates derived from ribose by the replacement of a hydroxyl group with a hydrogen atom. 2. the sugar, HOCH2(CHOH)2CH2CHO, obtained from DNA by hydrolysis. [1930 35; DEOXY + RIBOSE] * * *… …   Universalium

  • Deoxyribose-phosphate aldolase — Identifiers EC number 4.1.2.4 CAS number 9026 97 5 …   Wikipedia

  • deoxyribose — (= 2 deoxy D ribose) The sugar that when linked by 3&’ 5&’ phosphodiester bonds forms the backbone of DNA …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • deoxyribose — [dɪˌɒksɪ rʌɪbəʊz, s] noun Biochemistry a sugar derived from ribose by replacement of a hydroxyl group by hydrogen. Origin 1930s: from de (expressing reduction) + oxy 2 + ribose …   English new terms dictionary

  • deoxyribose — A deoxypentose, 2 deoxy d ribose being the most common example, occurring in DNA and responsible for its name. d. phosphate deoxyribonucleotide. * * * de·oxy·ri·bose (.)dē .äk si rī .bōs, .bōz also des·oxy·ri·bose .des n a pentose sugar C5H10O4… …   Medical dictionary

  • d — • atomic orbital with angular momentum quantum number 2; • dalton; • day [Lat. dies]; • dead; • deceased; • deci ; • decrease, decreased; • degree; • density; • deoxy; • deoxyribose; • dextro ; • dextrorotatory; • diameter; • diastasis; • died; • …   Dictionary of medical acronyms & abbreviations

  • Дезоксирибоза 2-дезокси-D-рибоза — Дезоксирибоза, 2 дезокси D рибоза * дэзоксірыбоза, 2 дэзоксі D рыбоза * deoxyribose пятиуглеродный сахар, являющийся структурным элементом ДНК (см.). Моносахарид из группы дезоксисахаров. Входит в состав ДНК и находится в фурановой форме, где… …   Генетика. Энциклопедический словарь

  • Molecular Structure of Nucleic Acids: A Structure for Deoxyribose Nucleic Acid — First Publication Discovery of the DNA Double Helix Maclyn McCarty with Francis Crick and James D Watson Willia …   Wikipedia

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