O'Reilly logo

Biochemistry for Nurses by Ravindra Bhardwaj, Uma Bhardwaj

Stay ahead with the world's most comprehensive technology and business learning platform.

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required

8

Composition and Metabolism of Nucleic Acids

CHAPTER OBJECTIVES
8.1 INTRODUCTION OF NUCLEIC ACIDS

A nucleic acid is a macromolecule composed of chains of monomeric nucleotides. In our body these molecules carry genetic information or form structures within cells. The most common nucleic acids are deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) and ribonucleic acid (RNA). Nucleic acids ...

With Safari, you learn the way you learn best. Get unlimited access to videos, live online training, learning paths, books, interactive tutorials, and more.

Start Free Trial

No credit card required