Deoxyadenosine triphosphate

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Deoxyadenosine triphosphate
Skeletal formula of deoxyadenosine triphosphate
Ball-and-stick model of the deoxyadenosine triphosphate anion
Names
IUPAC name
[[(2R,3S,5R)-5-(6-aminopurin-9-yl)-3-hydroxyoxolan-2-yl]methoxy-hydroxyphosphoryl] phosphono hydrogen phosphate
Other names
dATP, 2'-deoxyadenosine triphosphate
Identifiers
3D model (JSmol)
ChEBI
ChEMBL
ChemSpider
ECHA InfoCard 100.016.058
Properties
C10H16N5O12P3
Molar mass 491.181623
Except where otherwise noted, data are given for materials in their standard state (at 25 °C [77 °F], 100 kPa).
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Deoxyadenosine triphosphate (dATP) is a nucleotide used in cells for DNA synthesis (or replication), as a substrate of DNA Polymerase.[1] Findings have also suggested that dATP can act as an energy-transferring molecule to maintain cell viability.[2]

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  1. ^ Romaniuk, P. J.; Eckstein, F. (1982-07-10). "A study of the mechanism of T4 DNA polymerase with diastereomeric phosphorothioate analogues of deoxyadenosine triphosphate". The Journal of Biological Chemistry. 257 (13): 7684–7688. ISSN 0021-9258. PMID 7045112. 
  2. ^ Nakashima, K.; Nakashima, H.; Shimoyama, M. (1991-09-24). "Deoxyadenosine triphosphate acting as an energy-transferring molecule in adenosine deaminase inhibited human erythrocytes". Biochimica et Biophysica Acta. 1094 (3): 257–262. doi:10.1016/0167-4889(91)90084-b. ISSN 0006-3002. PMID 1911876. 

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