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Also known as araC

An antibiotic which acts by blocking DNA synthesis. Its structure is derived from the pyrimidine cytosine by replacing the simple sugar ribose with the simple sugar arabinose.

From the BioTech Dictionary at http://biotech.icmb.utexas.edu/. For further information see the BioTech homenode.

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