Store and transfer genetic information.
DNA is the storage for place for genetic information in the cell.
RNA directs the production of new protein.
Nucleic acids (DNA and RNA) are long polymers made of repeating units of nucleotides.
The double stranded DNA can be denatured by alkaline conditions or heat.
DNA (Deoxyribonucleic Acid)
RNA (Ribonucleic Acid)