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bromouracil


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symbol: BrUra; 5‐bromouracil; 5‐bromo‐2,4(1H,3H)‐pyrimidine‐dione; a synthetic analogue of thymine with mutagenic activity. It is incorporated into DNA as bromodeoxyuridine, which replaces thymidine and induces transitions of G‐C base‐pairing to A‐T ...

Subjects: Chemistry.


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