CR, April 27, 2005
Nucleic Acids Chemistry




Outline of  Today's Lecture
 

1.  Structure of Nucleic Acid Duplexes

     -  A- and B-Form Duplexes
 

2. Biosynthesis of Nucleotides

    2.1  Biosynthesis of inosine-5'-phosphate

    2.2  Conversion of IMP to AMP and GMP

    2.3  Synthesis of uridine monophosphate

    2.4  Conversion of UTP to CTP

    2.5  Conversion to 2'-deoxyribonucleotides

    (2.6  Biosynthesis of dTMP from dUMP)
 
 

Reference: chapters 28 and 29 in Voet & Voet