A crystalline compound found in nucleic acids, coenzymes, nucleotides and nucleosides.
beta-D-ribose, carbohydrate, monosaccharide, sugar, pentose, aldopentose, aldose, nucleic acid, nucleotide, RNA, ATP, NADH, organic chemistry, chemistry, biology
ATP is the main source of energy for cells.
An acyl-carrier coenzyme taking part in both anabolic and catabolic processes.
A polynucleotid made up of phosphoric acid, ribose, and nucleobases (cytosine, uracil, adenine and guanine).
A component of DNA, it contains one less hydroxyl group than β-D-ribose.
The open-chain version of ribose, which occurs naturally in nucleic acids, coenzymes, nucleotides and nucleosides.
A compound ion formed when a phosphoric acid molecule releases a proton.
NAD⁺ is a coenzyme that plays an important role mainly in catabolic processes, while NADP is important in anabolic processes as hydrogen carriers.
A heterocyclic aromatic organic compound, its derivatives include guanine and adenine.
A heterocyclic organic compound, its derivatives are thymine, cytosine and uracil.
An exercise about the groups and structure of mono-, di- and polysaccharides.