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1. 2-aminopurine
A derivative of purine which can substitute for adenine during DNA replication . As a result, it can induce mistakes in DNA and is therefore a powerful mutagen .

2. Adenine
A nitrogenous base, one member of the base pair A- T ( adenine - thymine ).

3. Adenine
One of the four nitrogen-containing bases occurring in nucleotides , the building blocks of the organic macromolecule group known as nucleic acids (DNA and RNA). adenine is also the base in the energy carrying molecule ATP (adenosine triphosphate) which is the energy coin of the cell.

4. Adenosine
A ribonucleoside which consists of the nitrogenous base adenine linked to the sugar ribose .

5. Adenosine diphosphate (ADP)
ADP is a molecule which consists of the nitrogenous base adenine linked to the sugar ribose and which has a chain of two phosphate groups attached to the ribose in a linear fashion. ADP is used as an intermediate throughoug glycolysis . ATP hydrolyzes to produce ADP and free energy.

6. Adenosine diphosphate (ADP)
Lower energy form of ATP, having two (instead of the three in ATP) phosphhate groups attached to the adenine base and ribose sugar.

7. Adenosine triphosphate (ATP)
ATP is a molecule which consists of the nitrogenous base adenine linked to the sugar ribose and which has a chain of three phosphate groups attached to the ribose in a linear fashion. ATP is present in all living cells and serves as an energy source for many metabolic processes; energy is released when ATP is hydrolyzed into ADP . ATP is required for RNA synthesis since it is a direct precursor. It is the single most important molecule in all living things since it serves as the currency for energy in biological systems.

8. Apurinic DNA
A DNA molecule that has lost adenine and guanine , its purine bases. Apurinic DNA can be produced by treating the DNA with acid.

9. Apurinic site
A site on DNA where a base is missing, in this case a purine (either adenine or guanine ), but the phosphodiester backbone of the DNA is still intact. Compare with apyrimidinic site .

10. Arabinosyladenine (araA)
An antibiotic used to treat viral encephalitis . Its structure is derived from the purine adenosine by replacing the simple sugar ribose with the simple sugar arabinose .


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