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Flashcards in RNA Structure Deck (5)
1

Sugar in rna ?

Ribose

Pentose 5 carbon

2

Bases ?

Same bar uracil replaces thymine and so is complementary to adenine

3

What do the nucleotides form ?

Single polynucleotide strand not a double one

4

Length ?

Shorter than dna

5

Structure of rna

Nucleotides

Sugar - ribose
Phosphate
Nitrogen base