[noo-klee-uh-proh-teen, -tee-in, nyoo-] /ˌnu kli əˈproʊ tin, -ti ɪn, ˌnyu-/
any of the class of conjugated occurring in cells and consisting of a combined with a nucleic acid, essential for cell division and reproduction.
a compound within a cell nucleus that consists of a protein bound to a nucleic acid
nucleoprotein nu·cle·o·pro·tein (nōō’klē-ō-prō’tēn’, -prō’tē-ĭn, nyōō’-)
Any of a group of substances found in the nuclei of all living cells and in viruses and composed of a protein and a nucleic acid.
nucleorrhexis nu·cle·or·rhex·is (nōō’klē-ə-rěk’sĭs) n. Fragmentation of a cell nucleus.
[noo-klee-uh-sahy-deys, -deyz, nyoo-] /ˌnu kli əˈsaɪ deɪs, -deɪz, ˌnyu-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of the class of enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of . nucleosidase nu·cle·o·si·dase (nōō’klē-ə-sī’dās’, -dāz’, -klē-ō’sĭ-, nyōō’-) n. Any of various enzymes that catalyze the hydrolysis of nucleosides, releasing their purine or pyrimidine base.
[noo-klee-uh-sahyd, nyoo-] /ˈnu kli əˌsaɪd, ˈnyu-/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. any of the class of compounds derived by the hydrolysis of nucleic acids or nucleotides, consisting typically of deoxyribose or ribose combined with adenine, guanine, cytosine, uracil, or thymine. /ˈnjuːklɪəˌsaɪd/ noun 1. (biochem) a compound containing a purine or pyrimidine base linked to a sugar (usually […]
- Nucleoside analogue
nucleoside analogue n. Any of a group of antiviral drugs, including AZT, DDC, and DDI, that interfere with the activity of the viral enzyme reverse transcriptase and are used in the treatment of HIV. nucleoside analogue Any of a group of antiviral drugs that interfere with the activity of the viral enzyme reverse transcriptase and […]