Quiz of the Day ANSWERS: 1 Steve Collins; 2 The Beach Boys; 3 Iona; 4 Kendal; 5 The scientific study of death; 6 Spree (from the word 'spreath'); 7 Secret agent; 8 A type of salamander found in north and central America; 9 Sir Don Bradman; 10 Deoxyribonucleic acid.
What does DNA stand for?
DNA stands for Deoxyribonucleic Acid
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- Datanetwork Associates (Software)
- De Nieuw Amsterdam (theater group)
- Defense Nuclear Agency
- Definitely Not Attractive
- Delaware Nurses Association
- Delayed Neutron Activation
- Delivery Network Accelerator (BitTorrent)
- Delta Nu Alpha
- Denver Newspaper Agency (Denver, CO)
- Department of Native Affairs (various locations)
- Department(al) Network Administrator
- Dépense Non Admise (French: Non-Deductible Expense)
- Dermatology Nurses' Association
- Dernière Nouvelles d'Alsace (French newspaper)
- Dernières Nouvelles d'Algérie (French: Latest News from Algeria)
- Designated National Authority
- Designated Naval Aviator (US Navy)
- Det Norske Arbeiderparti (Norwegian Labour Party)
- Detroit News Agency
Samples in periodicals archive:
A comparison of human and bacterial DNA revealed 51 different human genetic variants, with certain bacterial deoxyribonucleic acid (DNA) in overabundance living in or on 15 areas of the body.
ANSWERS: 1 Steve Collins; 2 The Beach Boys; 3 Iona; 4 Kendal; 5 The scientific study of death; 6 Spree (from the word 'spreath'); 7 Secret agent; 8 A type of salamander found in north and central America; 9 Sir Don Bradman; 10 Deoxyribonucleic acid.
How is deoxyribonucleic acid more commonly referred to?
Genetical implications of the structure of deoxyribonucleic acid Nature 171(4361):964-967 Paul A.
In fact, the first sketch of the deoxyribonucleic acid double-helix diagram, made by Francis Crick, is very much an architectural sketch, with soft lines swimming in space, an authoritative representation of geometry, and a confidence in delineation that could easily have come from the hand of Louis Kahn or Eero Saarinen.
Francis Crick in the July/August 1986 Humanist In 1953 Francis Crick and James Dewey Watson discovered the double-helix structure of deoxyribonucleic acid, or DNA.