Cyclic nucleotides

T Lakey, Nigel Pyne, G J Murphy

Research output: Chapter in Book/Report/Conference proceedingChapter (peer-reviewed)


A cyclic nucleotide is any nucleotide in which the phosphate group is bonded to two of the sugar's hydroxyl groups, forming a cyclical or ring structure.
Original languageEnglish
Title of host publicationPeptide Hormone Analysis
Subtitle of host publicationA Practical Approach
EditorsJ.C. Hutton, K. Siddle
Place of PublicationOxford
Number of pages41
Publication statusPublished - 1990


  • cyclic nucleotides
  • nucleotides
  • phosphates

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Lakey, T., Pyne, N., & Murphy, G. J. (1990). Cyclic nucleotides. In J. C. Hutton, & K. Siddle (Eds.), Peptide Hormone Analysis: A Practical Approach (pp. 73-113).