Crystal Structure of Homo-DNA and Nature's Choice of Pentose over Hexose in the Genetic System

Summary for 2H9S

Descriptor5'-D(*(XCT)P*(XGU)P*(XAD)P*(XAD)P*(XTH)P*(XTH)P*(XCT)P*(XGU))-3', MAGNESIUM ION (3 entities in total)
Functional Keywordshomo-dna, homo-dna crystal structure, 2', 3'-di-deoxy-beta- d-glucopyranose, hexose nucleic acid, glucopyranosyl nucleic acid, dideoxyglucopyranose octamer, dna
Total number of polymer chains2
Total molecular weight5101.97
Egli, M.,Pallan, P.S. (deposition date: 2006-06-11, release date: 2006-12-12, Last modification date: 2019-07-24)
Primary citation
Egli, M.,Pallan, P.S.,Pattanayek, R.,Wilds, C.J.,Lubini, P.,Minasov, G.,Dobler, M.,Leumann, C.J.,Eschenmoser, A.
Crystal structure of homo-DNA and nature's choice of pentose over hexose in the genetic system.
J.Am.Chem.Soc., 128:10847-10856, 2006
PubMed: 16910680 (PDB entries with the same primary citation)
DOI: 10.1021/ja062548x
MImport into Mendeley
Experimental method

Structure validation

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