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What are nucleotides and what are their importance in biology?

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Nucleotides are the โ€œbuilding blocks of DNAโ€. They are made up of a base (Adenine, Cytosine, Guanine, Thymine) attached to a sugar phosphate group. Lots of Nucleotides bond together to form a long chain and each base bonds to its corresponding base on the other side (A to T and C to G) the two long strands of nucleotides are called โ€œDNAโ€

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