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What does PNA stand for?

PNA stands for Peptide Nucleic Acid

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Topics include DNA recognition by triple helix formation, interfacial inhibitors of human topoisomerase I, diversity of topoisomerase I inhibitors for cancer chemotherapy, slow DNA binding, DNA gene targeting using peptide nucleic acid, thermal denaturation of drug-DNA complexes, computer simulations of drug-DNA interactions, the discovery of G-quadruplex telomere targeting drugs, the mechanism of action of telomestatin (a G-quadruplex interactive compound), and structural features of the specific interactions between nucleic acids and small organic molecules.
Miller of the University of California, San Diego and two colleagues have now offered evidence that peptide nucleic acid (PNA), a more stable alternative to RNA, may have existed during the world's primordial days.
Reticulose is a non-toxic peptide nucleic acid type of immunomodulator drug developed for clinical applications by Advanced Viral Research "I am pleased that the United States Patent and Trademark Office has recognized the intellectual property of our company to which we have devoted so much time and energy," said Dr.