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Definition of the noun Atpase
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noun - plural: ATPases
- [biochemistry] A type of enzyme which works to convert adenosine triphosphate (ATP) into adenosine diphosphate (ADP) and a free phosphate ion, thereby releasing energy to be used in cellular activity.
- ATPase: ATPases are a class of enzymes that catalyze the decomposition of ATP into ADP and a free phosphate ion. This dephosphorylation reaction releases energy, which the enzyme harnesses to drive other chemical reactions that would not otherwise occur. This process is widely used in all known forms of life.
- also known as Adenozynotrifosfataza
- Atpase a.k.a. dynein, axonemal, heavy chain 8 is a gene.
- also known as dynein, axonemal, heavy polypeptide 8; OTTHUMP00000039711
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by Shakir Ali
provided by the hydrolysis of ATP to pull solute against the concentration gradient across membrane is called ATPase.
Brain Energetics. Integration of Molecular and Cellular Processes by Gary E. Gibson, Gerald A. Dienel
Naþ/Kþ‐ATPase is an ion-stimulated, membrane-bound enzyme responsible for the extrusion of Na+ from the cell for exchange to K+.
by Ronald W. Dudek
Ca*ATPase is a uniporter carrier protein most commonly found in the sarcoplasmic reticulum (SR) of skeletal muscle that...
by A.G. Lee
Similarly the H+-translocating F0F, ATPase is an ATP-dependent H+ pump, but when the complex is dissociated, the two portions function independently. Dissociated F, is a soluble ATPase. By itself, F0 is a proton conducting pathway which ...
Physiology, E-Book (2013)
by Linda S. Costanzo
The H+-K+ ATPase is a primary active transport mechanism that pumps H+ from the cell to the lumen and simultaneously pumps K+ from the lumen into the cell. K+ then diffuses from the cell into blood (is reabsorbed) via K+ channels.
According to recent research published in the journal Protein Science, “V- ATPase is a multisubunit membrane complex that functions as nanomotor coupling ATP hydrolysis with proton translocation across biological membranes. Recently, we ...
by J.B. Peter, Yehuda Shoenfeld
ATPase is a proton pump responsible for the acidification of the stomach lumen . THE AUTOANTIGENS Definition The gastric H/K ATPase (EC 184.108.40.206) is a hydrogentransporting enzyme, or proton pump, responsible for acid secretion ...
The Functioning Cytoplasm (2012)
by Ruth Bulger
molecule is called ATPase.
Encyclopedia of Toxicology (2005)
by Bruce Anderson, Ann de Peyster, Shayne C. Gad, P.J. Bert Hakkinen, Michael Kamrin, Betty Locey, Harihara M. Mehendale, Carey Pope, Lee Shugart
ATPase, are inhibited, and cells die. Hence, ouabain at a concentration of 3mm will kill murine fibroblasts down to spontaneous mutant frequencies (one mutant/one million wildtype cells). Treating murine fibroblasts ...
A Dictionary of Science (2017)
by Jonathan Law
and pyrophosphate (see ATPASE). Both these reactions yield a large amount of energy (about 30.6 kJ mol–1) that is used to bring about such biological processes as muscle *contraction, the *active transport of ...
Encyclopedia of Astrobiology (2011)
by Muriel Gargaud
The term ATPase applies to the activity of any enzyme's ability to decompose ATP, including metabolic enzymes involved in anabolic processes that need energy, as well as enzymes promoting transport across ▷membrane. In the former case ...
Encyclopedia of the Eye (2010)
by Joseph Besharse, Reza Dana
the nonpigmented epithelium express Na+/K+ATPase. The Na+/K+ATPase is localized in the basolateral membranes and the interdigitations of both the nonpigmented and the pigmented epithelium. Due to a higher expression rate in the ...
A Dictionary of Biomedicine (2010)
by John Lackie
E1-E2-type ATPase A ...
Encyclopedia of Neuroscience (2009)
Volume One by Larry R. Squire
The a2 isoform appears to have a specially important role in the maintenance of intracellular Ca2þ, probably because the Naþ/Ca2þ exchanger and the Na,K- ATPase isoforms, including the a2 isoform, may be present together in restricted ...
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