A purine nucleoside that has adenine bound to a deoxyribose sugar.
Deoxyadenosine differs from adenosine by having a deoxyribose sugar moiety.
IUPAC name: (2R,3S,5R)-5-(6-aminopurin-9-yl)-2-(hydroxymethyl)oxolan-3-ol
Molecular formula: C10H13N5O3
- Adenine deoxyribose
- Adenine deoxy nucleoside
- Adenine deoxyribonucleoside.
See also: nucleoside.
Related terms: deoxyadenosine monophosphate.