aminonucleoside etymology

English word aminonucleoside comes from English amino- ((chemistry) Of amines and of the amino functional group.), English nucleoside

Detailed word origin of aminonucleoside

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
amino- English (eng) (chemistry) Of amines and of the amino functional group.
nucleoside English (eng) (biochemistry) an organic molecule in which a nitrogenous heterocyclic base (or nucleobase), which can be either a double-ringed purine or a single-ringed pyrimidine, is covalently attached to a five-carbon pentose sugar (deoxyribose in DNA or ribose in RNA). When the phosphate group is covalently attached to the pentose sugar, it forms a nucleotide.
aminonucleoside English (eng) (biochemistry) Any form of a nucleoside derived from an amino sugar.

Words with the same origin as aminonucleoside

Descendants of amino-
aminoacidemia aminoalkoxy aminoalkynylation aminoamide aminoanthraquinone aminobiphenyl aminocandin aminocaproic aminoglycan aminohexanoic aminolaevulinate aminoluciferin aminomycin aminopalladation aminophenol aminoplastic aminopterin aminopyridine aminosaccharide aminoshikimic aminostratigraphy amitriptyline casamino acid hyperaminoacidemia
Descendants of nucleoside
nucleosidase