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Adenine

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  1. a purine with a variety of roles in biochemistry including cellular respiration, in the form of both the energy-rich adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and the cofactors nicotinamide adenine dinucleotide (NAD) and flavin adenine dinucleotide (FAD), and pro

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  2. forms several tautomers, compounds that can be rapidly interconverted and are often considered equivalent

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  3. nucleic acid

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  4. The Purine metabolism involves the formation of Adenine and Guanine

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  5. Both adenine and guanine are derived from the nucleotide inosine monophosphate (IMP), which is synthesised on a pre-existing ribose through a complex pathway using atoms from the amino acids glycine, glutamine, and aspartic acid, as well as formate i

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