Write any three difference between DNA and RNA.
Asked by Topperlearning User | 29th May, 2014, 05:47: PM
|DNA (Deoxyribonucleic acid)||RNA (Ribonucleic acid)|
|(i) DNA contains Cytosine and Thymine as pyrimidine bases and Guanine and Adenine as purine bases.||(i) RNA contains Cytosine and Uracil as pyrimidine bases and Guanine and Adenine as purine bases.|
|(ii) DNA has double stranded alpha-helix structure.||(ii) RNA has single stranded structure.|
|(iii) DNA occurs in nucleus of the cell.||(iii) RNA occurs in cytoplasm of the cell.|
|(iv) The sugar present in DNA is 2-deoxy-D(-) ribose.||(iv) The sugar present in RNA is D(-) ribose.|
Answered by | 29th May, 2014, 07:47: PM
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