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ready IUPAC-IUB Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature - Abbreviations and Symbols for Nucleic Acids, Polynucleotides and their Constituents

Abbreviation: CBN - Nucleic acid constituents

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The Abbreviations and Symbols for Nucleic Acids, Polynucleotides and their Constituents, created by the IIUPAC-IUB Commission on Biochemical Nomenclature, formalizes the naming scheme for simple nucleotides; nucleotide coenzymes and related substances; nucleic acids; and modified bases, sugars, or phosphates in polynucleotides. It also describes the 3-letter and 1-letter symbols for these substances.


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Created in 1970

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Record added: Nov. 6, 2019, 1:38 p.m.
Record updated: Nov. 6, 2019, 1:38 p.m. by The FAIRsharing Team.



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The Enzyme Database was developed as a new way to access the data of the IUBMB Enzyme Nomenclature List. The data, which are stored in a MySQL database, preserve the formatting of chemical names according to IUPAC standards.

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