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According to an online course, ribose and adenine can bond to make ATP. Is this true?

The structure shown is indeed of guanine, not adenine. A nucleotide is defined as being composed of a nitrogenous base, a pentose sugar and phosphate (see, e.g. the Wikipedia entry). So the simplest ...
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