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DNA base pair; drawing shows double-stranded DNA with bonds between two pairs of nitrogen-containing bases [adenine (A) and thymine (T), and cytosine (C) and guanine (G)].
DNA base pair. Under normal circumstances, the nitrogen-containing bases adenine (A) and thymine (T) pair together, and cytosine (C) and guanine (G) pair together. The binding of these base pairs forms the structure of DNA.
|Topics/Categories:||Science and Technology -- Genetics|
|Type:||Color, Illustration (JPEG format)|
|Source:||National Cancer Institute|
|Creator:||Terese Winslow (Illustrator)|
|Date Created:||October 5, 2010|
|Date Added:||April 15, 2011|
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Rights holder: Terese Winslow