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Descriptor English: Base Pairing
Descriptor Spanish: Emparejamiento Base
Descriptor Portuguese: Pareamento de Bases
Descriptor French: Appariement de bases
Entry term(s): Base Pair
Base Pairings
Base Pairs
Tree number(s): G02.111.570.820.486.100
G02.111.611.500
G05.360.580.100
RDF Unique Identifier: https://id.nlm.nih.gov/mesh/D020029
Scope note: Pairing of purine and pyrimidine bases by HYDROGEN BONDING in double-stranded DNA or RNA.
Annotation: coord with DNA or RNA or specific
Allowable Qualifiers: DE drug effects
ES ethics
GE genetics
PH physiology
RE radiation effects
Previous Indexing: Base Composition (1980-1998)
Nucleic Acid Conformation (1972-1998)
Public MeSH Note: 99; see BASE COMPOSITION 1980-98
History Note: 99; use BASE COMPOSITION 1980-98
Related: Base Composition MeSH
Base Pair Mismatch MeSH
DeCS ID: 33911
Unique ID: D020029
Documents indexed in the Virtual Health Library (VHL): Click here to access the VHL documents
Date Established: 1999/01/01
Date of Entry: 1998/06/10
Revision Date: 2016/01/15
Base Pairing - Preferred
Concept UI M0029736
Scope note Pairing of purine and pyrimidine bases by HYDROGEN BONDING in double-stranded DNA or RNA.
Preferred term Base Pairing
Entry term(s) Base Pair
Base Pairings
Base Pairs



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