Definition of Nucleosides

1. Noun. (plural of nucleoside) ¹



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Definition of Nucleosides

1. nucleoside [n] - See also: nucleoside

Medical Definition of Nucleosides

1. Purine or pyrimidine bases attached to a ribose or deoxyribose. (12 Dec 1998)

Lexicographical Neighbors of Nucleosides

nucleoside-diphosphosugar NAD+ 2-hexosyloxidoreductase
nucleoside-diphosphosugar pyrophosphatase
nucleoside-monophosphate
nucleoside-phosphate kinase
nucleoside-triphosphatase
nucleoside analogue
nucleoside bisphosphate
nucleoside deaminases
nucleoside diphosphate
nucleoside phosphorylase
nucleoside phosphorylases
nucleoside q
nucleoside reverse transcriptase inhibitor
nucleoside triphosphate
nucleoside triphosphate-adenylate kinase
nucleosides (current term)
nucleoskeletal
nucleoskeletal DNA
nucleoskeleton
nucleoskeletons
nucleosol
nucleosomal
nucleosome
nucleosomes
nucleospindle
nucleosyntheses
nucleosynthesis
nucleosynthetic
nucleotidase
nucleotidases

Literary usage of Nucleosides

Below you will find example usage of this term as found in modern and/or classical literature:

1. Monographic Medicine by William Robie Patten Emerson, Guido Guerrini, William Brown, Wendell Christopher Phillips, John Whitridge Williams, John Appleton Swett, Hans Günther, Mario Mariotti, Hugh Grant Rowell (1916)
"In case purin-nuclease acts, guanin and adenin are formed, and the nucleosides are d-ribose-phosphoric acids. In the third stage, the nucleosides are broken ..."

2. Journal of the American Chemical Society by American Chemical Society (1914)
"OH I dine-nucleosides containing the glucosidic union R.CH— in the 4-position of the pyrimidine ring. No representative of this class of pyrimidines had ..."

3. Nucleic Acids: Their Chemical Properties and Physiological Conduct by Walter Jones (1914)
"In the third phase the nucleosides are decomposed into ... The pyrimidine nucleosides are not further changed* but the purine nucleosides are decomposed ..."

4. Practical physiological chemistry by Philip Bovier Hawk (1918)
"The carbohydrate portion may undergo the usual transformations of intermediary carbohydrate metabolism. The nucleosides appear to be ordinarily ..."

5. A Text-book of Physiological Chemistry by Olof Hammarsten, Sven Gustaf Hedin (1914)
"The pyrimidine complexes corresponding to the nucleosides also contain (in the plant nucleic acids) pentose, according to LEVENE and LA FORGE 5 but in much ..."

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