phospho-diester bond

= phosphodiester bond
A bond in which a phosphate group joins adjacent carbons through ester linkages. A condensation reaction between adjacent nucleotides results in a phosphodiester bond between 3' and 5' carbons in DNA and RNA.

Glossary of Biotechnology for Food and Agriculture . 2015.

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