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Theoretica chimica acta

, Volume 15, Issue 3, pp 265–268 | Cite as

Amine-imine tautomerism in adenines

  • Bernard Pullman
  • Héléne Berthod
  • Marc Dreyfus
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Abstract

CNDO/2 calculations predict that while the amine form of adenine should be the most stable one for the N(9)H, N(7)H and N(3)H tautomers of this substance, the inline form should on the contrary be the most stable for the N(1)H tautomer. The prediction is verified by experiment.

Keywords

Physical Chemistry Inorganic Chemistry Organic Chemistry Adenine Amine Form 
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Authors and Affiliations

  • Bernard Pullman
    • 1
  • Héléne Berthod
    • 1
  • Marc Dreyfus
    • 1
  1. 1.Laboratoire de Biochimie Théorique associé au C.N.R.S.Institut de Biologie Physico-ChimiqueParis 5é

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