AZT: azidothymidine → a thymine analog
The HIV treatment AZT, which has helped to prolong the life of NBA superstar Magic Johnson, can be incorporated into a growing strand of cDNA. However, subsequent growth of cDNA is not possible because the azide group on AZT is
A. Not nucleophilic/not Lewis basic
B. Nucleophilic/Lewis Basic
C. Both electrophilic and nucleophilic/Both Lewis acidic and Lewis basic
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