Dideoxy-C (ddC) prevents the DNA polymerase to further extend the nucleotide chain. Therefore, ddC can be effectively used as a chain terminator. For the same purpose, inverted basis, C-spacers, Amino-modifications, and phosphorylation can also be used.

ModifiedBasis ddC

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MW 273 g/mol
Extinction coefficient (260 nm) 7 mM-1cm-1

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