cytosine
noun Etymology: International Scientific Vocabulary cyt- + -ose + 2-ine Date: 1894 a pyrimidine base C4H5N3O that codes genetic information in the polynucleotide chain of DNA or RNA — compare adenine, guanine, thymine, uracil

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  • cytosine — [ sitozin ] n. f. • 1903; de cyto et ine ♦ Biochim. Base pyrimidique présente dans l A. D. N. et dans l A. R. N. ● cytosine nom féminin Composé basique dérivé de la pyrimidine et constituant essentiel des acides nucléiques. (Elle est… …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • cytosine — 1894, from Ger. cytosin (1894), from CYTO (Cf. cyto ) cell + ose + chemical suffix INE (Cf. ine) (2). The name cytosine (due to Kossel and Neumann) is misleading. Cytosine is not, like adenosine and guanosine, a nucleoside but the sugar free base …   Etymology dictionary

  • cytosine — cy to*sine (s[imac] t[ o]*s[i^]n or s[imac] t[ o]*s[=e]n), n. (Biochemistry) A pyrimidine ({C4H5N3O}) which is one of the four major basic components of DNA and RNA in most organisms, forming glyosides with ribose and deoxyribose. It is the basic …   The Collaborative International Dictionary of English

  • cytosine — cytosine. См. цитозин. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • cytosine — [sīt′ō sēn΄] n. [Ger zytosin < zyt , CYTO + os, OSE2 + in, INE3] a pyrimidine base, C4H5N3O, contained in the nucleic acids of all tissue: it links with guanine in the DNA structure …   English World dictionary

  • cytosine — /suy teuh seen , zeen , sin/, n. Biochem. a pyrimidine base, C4H5N3O, that is one of the fundamental components of DNA and RNA, in which it forms a base pair with guanine. Symbol: C Cf. cytidine, cytidine monophosphate. [ < G Cytosin (1894); see… …   Universalium

  • cytosine — citozinas statusas T sritis chemija formulė Formulę žr. priede. santrumpa( os) Cyt priedas( ai) Grafinis formatas atitikmenys: angl. cytosine rus. цитозин ryšiai: sinonimas – 4 amino 2 hidroksipirimidinas …   Chemijos terminų aiškinamasis žodynas

  • cytosine — citozinas statusas T sritis augalininkystė apibrėžtis Pirimidino bazė, įeinanti į DNR ir RNR sudėtį. atitikmenys: angl. cytosine rus. цитозин …   Žemės ūkio augalų selekcijos ir sėklininkystės terminų žodynas

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