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How does the akali destroys mRNA in the hybrid? Does it means "the bonding of nucleotides in mRNA degrades naturally in a high pH"?
Or I had misunderstood its meaning?
Thank you very much!
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mRNA has ribose sugar in its nucleotides, which is susceptable for alkali degradation. where as in the DNA deoxy ribose is present in its nucleotides which will resist alkali degradation.
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