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Meaning of 鸟嘌呤

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niǎo piào lìng (Trad.: 鳥嘌呤)
guanine nucleotide (G, pairs with cytosine C 胞嘧啶 in DNA and RNA)
Example Sentences
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DNA
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G
The single mutation in the earwax gene is one in which a G (for guanine) is replaced with an A (for adenine).
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The nucleoside guanosine triphosphate (GTP) is derived from guanine, and supplies energy for certain enzymecatlyzed metabolic reactions.
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It plays an important role in maintaining the intracellular balance of A and G nucleotides.
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DNA
In DNA, four different bases are found. Two of these, adenine and guanine, are double-ring structures called purines.
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GTP
The high-level requirements of guanine nucleotides and high GTP usage in photoreceptor cells may explain the nature of the retinal degeneration.