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Adenosine diphosphate

Definition of the noun adenosine diphosphate

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noun

  1. an ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage
    • lexical domain: Substances - nouns denoting substances
    • synonym of adenosine diphosphate: ADP
    • more generic words: base / nucleotide = a phosphoric ester of a nucleoside

Alternative definition of the noun adenosine diphosphate

noun

  1. [biochemistry] A nucleotide, the result of adenosine triphosphate losing a phosphate group in metabolism.

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Google previewNutrition and Diet Therapy Reference Dictionary (2012)

by Rosalinda T. Lagua, Virginia S. Claudio

adenosine diphosphate (ADP), and adenosine triphosphate (ATP) are present in practically all tissues, especially the muscles and liver. Cyclic adenosine monophosphate, also called adenylic acid ( AA), ...

Google previewMosby's Pocket Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

adenosine diphosphate (ADP), a product of the hydrolysis of adenosine triphosphate. adenosine hydrolase, an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing and Health Professions - Australian & New Zealand Edition (2014)

by Peter Harris, Sue Nagy, Nicholas Vardaxis

adenosine diphosphate (ADP), a product of the hydrolysis of adenosine triphosphate. adenosine hydrolase, an enzyme that catalyses the conversion of adenosine into adenine and ribose. adenosine kinase, an enzyme in ...

Google previewChurchill Livingstone Medical Dictionary (2008)

by Chris Brooker

With the addition of one, two or three phosphate groups forms the three nucleotides: adenosine monophosphate, adenosine diphosphate and adenosine triphosphate. adenosine deaminase the enzyme that facilitates the conversion of ...

Google previewDictionary of Nutrition and Food Technology (2016)

by Arnold E. Bender

adenosine diphosphate (ADP) See adenosine nucleotides. adenosine monophosphate See adenylic acid. adenosine nucleotides Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) has three phosphate moieties esterified to ...

Google previewMacmillan Dictionary of Chemistry (1987)

by D. Brynn Hibbert, A.M. James

adenosine diphosphate (ADP). Precursor of ADENOSINE TRIPHOSPHATE (ATP). It is formed on hydrolysis of ATP. adenosine monophosphate (AMP).

Google previewThe Facts on File Dictionary of Organic Chemistry (2009)

by John Daintith

adenosine diphosphate OH OH Adenosine acids. Phosphate esters of adenosine , such as ATP, are important carriers of energy in biochemical reactions. adenosine diphosphate See ADP. adenosine monophosphate See AMP. adenosine ...

Google previewA Dictionary of Genetics (2006)

by Robert C. King, William D. Stansfield, Pamela Khipple Mulligan

adenosine diphosphate (ADP) adenosine agammaglobulinemia 11 ADP adenosine diphosphate. phate. See adenosine phos- adrenal.

Google previewThe Rosen Comprehensive Dictionary of Biology (2007)

by John Owen Edward Clark, William Hemsley

adenosine diphosphate (ADP) Chemical involved ...

Google previewMosby's Dictionary of Medicine, Nursing & Health Professions (2016)

by Mosby

adenosine diphosphate (ADP), sis of adenosine triphosphate. adenosine hydrolase, an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of adenosine into adenine and ribose. adenosine kinase, an enzyme in the liver and kidney ...

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