1. [ noun ] (biochemistry) a long linear polymer found in the nucleus of a cell and formed from nucleotides and shaped like a double helix; associated with the transmission of genetic information
Synonyms: desoxyribonucleic_acid deoxyribonucleic_acid

"DNA is the king of molecules"

Related terms: nucleic_acid polymer operon intron sticky_end recombinant_DNA coding_dna cdna jumping_gene junk_dna recombinant_deoxyribonucleic_acid nucleic_acid base_pair gene thymine cytosine adenine guanine biochemistry