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Definition of the noun adenylic acid
What does adenylic acid mean as a name of something?
- a nucleotide found in muscle cells and important in metabolism; reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP
Alternative definition of the noun adenylic acid
- [organic chemistry] A nucleotide found in RNA. It is an ester of phosphoric acid with the nucleoside adenosine. It consists of a phosphate group, a pentose sugar ribose, and the nucleobase adenine.
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by Pei-Show Juo
Adenylate Referring to adenylic acid or adenosine monophosphate. Adenylate Cylase The enzyme that catalyses the synthesis of cyclic AMP (cAMP) from ATP. ATP cAMP + PP Adenylate Kinase The enzyme that catalyzes the addition of ...
by Arnold E. Bender
yeast adenylic acid Adenosine 3-phosphoric acid. Muscle adenylic acid is adenosine-5-phosphoric acid. yeast eluate factor Obsolete name for vitamin B6. yeast extract A preparation of the ...
by Douglas M. Considine
The adenosine phosphates include adenylic acid (adenosine monophosphate, AMP) in which adenosine is esterified with phosphoric acid at the 5'-position; adenosine diphosphate (ADP) in which esterification at the same position is with ...
A Dictionary of Virology (2001)
by Gerard Meurant
The adenosine 5′ monophosphate is present in muscle and was formerly known as muscle adenylic acid, while the 3′ monophosphate obtained by hydrolysis of yeast RNA was called yeast adenylic acid.
Mosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)
by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis
adenylic acid. See adenosine monophosphate. adequacy /adƝމkwۑsƝ/, refers to the amount of dialysis required to avoid untoward outcomes. Inadequate dialysis has been associated with increased morbidity and ...
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Adenylic acid Meaning
Video shows what adenylic acid means. A nucleotide found in RNA. It is an ester of phosphoric acid with the nucleoside adenosine. It consists of a phosphate ...
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