Problem: What are the 3 components of a nucleotide? What polysaccharide is an important component of plant cell walls? Identify the major polysaccharide storage molecule in mammalian liver tissue. What type of molecule displays the alpha helix?

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The three components of a nucleotide are: 

  • Nitrogenous Base (Adenine, Thymine, Uracil, Guanine, Cytosine)
  • Pentose Sugar at 3' end (Deoxyribose in case of DNA and ribose in case of RNA)
  • Phosphate group at 5' end
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What are the 3 components of a nucleotide? 


What polysaccharide is an important component of plant cell walls? 


Identify the major polysaccharide storage molecule in mammalian liver tissue. 


What type of molecule displays the alpha helix?


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