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Chapter 8, Problem 19QP
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RNA is ribonucleic acid, and DNA is deoxyribonucleic acid. What exactly is deoxygenated about DNA?

Summary Introduction

To determine: The component that is responsible for deoxygenated DNA.

Introduction: Watson and Crick studied the chemical structure of DNA. They suggested that DNA is a right-handed double-stranded nucleotide which contains nitrogenous bases on the interior and phosphodiester backbone on the exterior of the molecule. Adenine pairs with thymine and guanine pairs with cytosine.

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Nucleic acids are composed of sugar, nitrogenous bases, and phosphate groups. Sugar and nitrogenous bases form the backbone of DNA and RNA.

Ribose is found in RNA and deoxyribose is found in DNA...

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