ribonucleic acid


ribonucleic acid
A biological polymerA large molecule containing a large number of repeating units; a substance formed from such molecules., derived from nucleotideAn organic compound consisting of a purine or pyrimidine base bonded to a sugar that is bonded to a phosphate group; a monomer for DNA or RNA. monomers, that is involved in proteinA biological polymer of amino acids joined by peptide bonds. synthesisFormation of substances with more complicated sturctures than do their precursors.. Abbreviated RNAAbbreviation for ribonucleic acid; a biological polymer of nucleotides that is involved in protein synthesis..