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Cytidine diphosphate

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Cytidine diphosphate

Cytidine diphosphate
Skeletal formula of cytidine diphosphate
Space-filling model of the Cytidine diphosphate molecule as an anion (3- anion)
(disodium salt) N
ChemSpider  YesY
Jmol-3D images Image
Molar mass 403.176422
 N  (: YesY/N?)

Cytidine diphosphate, abbreviated CDP, is a nucleoside diphosphate. It is an ester of pyrophosphoric acid with the nucleoside cytidine. CDP consists of the pyrophosphate group, the pentose sugar ribose, and the nucleobase cytosine.

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