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Uracil

A chemical compound that is used to make one of the building blocks of RNA. It is a type of pyrimidine. NIH - National Cancer Institute

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Pyrimidines
One of two chemical compounds that cells use to make the building blocks of DNA and RNA. Examples of pyrimid...
Ribonucleic Acid (RNA)
One of two types of nucleic acid made by cells. Ribonucleic acid contains information that has been copied...

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