hypermodified base

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Any extensively modified nucleic‐acid base occurring adjacent to the 3′ end of the anticodon in many tRNA molecules. Examples are N6‐(δ2‐isopentenyl)adenosine (symbol: iA) and N6‐(threonylcarbamoyl)adenosine (symbol: tA). Hypermodified bases are ...

Subjects: Chemistry.

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