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Deoxyguanosine monophosphate

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Deoxyguanosine monophosphate

Deoxyguanosine monophosphate
Skeletal formula of deoxyguanosine monophosphate
Space-filling model of the deoxyguanosine monophosphate anion
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Molar mass 347.2243
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Deoxyguanosine monophosphate, also known as deoxyguanylate, or dGMP, is a derivative of the common nucleic acid guanosine triphosphate (GTP), in which the –OH (hydroxyl) group on the 2' carbon on the nucleotide's pentose has been reduced to just a hydrogen atom (hence the "deoxy-" part of the name). It is used as a monomer in DNA.[1]


  1. ^ Müller, Sabine (2008-09-08). Nucleic Acids from A to Z. John Wiley & Sons.  

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