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Keyword - Deoxyribonucleotide synthesis (KW-0215)

Definition

Protein involved in the synthesis of deoxyribonucleotides, the basic repeating units in DNA. Deoxyribonucleotides consist of a purine or a pyrimidine base bonded to deoxyribose, which in turn is bound to a phosphate group. They are synthesised by reduction of ribonucleoside diphosphates.

Synonyms

  • Deoxyribonucleotide anabolism
  • Deoxyribonucleotide biosynthesis
  • Deoxyribonucleotide biosynthetic process
  • Deoxyribonucleotide formation

Category

Biological process

GOi

deoxyribonucleotide biosynthetic process [ GO:0009263 ]

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Deoxyribonucleotide synthesisBiological process

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