A. The nucleotide is the building blocks of nucleic acids. This is made of a nitrogenous base, a pentose, and a phosphate group. In the given figure, the base is cytosine, and the pentose is ribose. This combination makes the nucleoside cytidine.
A. Name the nucleotide.
B. Draw the new chemical structure if a hydrolysis reaction were to occur with the nucleotide.
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