deoxyuridine etymology

English word deoxyuridine comes from English deoxy-, English uridine

Detailed word origin of deoxyuridine

Dictionary entryLanguageDefinition
deoxy- English (eng) (chemistry) Forming the names of compounds that are formally derived from others by the replacement of a hydroxy group by a hydrogen atom.
uridine English (eng) (organic compound, biochemistry) A nucleoside formed from uracil and ribose.
deoxyuridine English (eng) (biochemistry) A deoxyribonucleoside related to uridine.

Words with the same origin as deoxyuridine

Descendants of deoxy-
ddNTP deoxyanthocyanin deoxybouvardin deoxycholic deoxycortisol deoxyelephantopin deoxyglucose deoxyguanine deoxyguanosine deoxyhypusine deoxyhypusine monooxygenase deoxymyoglobin deoxynucleoside deoxynucleotide deoxyribofuranose deoxyspergualin deoxystreptamine deoxythymidine dideoxy dideoxycytidine dideoxynucleotide dideoxysugar doxorubicin hexadeoxynucleotide