adenosine triphosphate

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a nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue


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Different cytochromes play important roles in metabolizing toxic substances, drugs, and other chemicals, as well as in producing adenosine triphosphate (ATP).
Basically, this system draws upon adenosine triphosphate (ATP) and phosphocreatine (PC)--which are both stored in the muscles--as the primary fuels.
The source of energy for all muscle contractions is adenosine triphosphate (ATP).
The team found that when blood levels of carbon dioxide rise, a chemical called adenosine triphosphate, or ATP, is released from key areas of the brain.
Based on Adenosine Triphosphate bioluminescence technology, the system delivers test results in approximately 1/4 the time of traditional microbial contamination detection methods, such as membrane filtration and pour plates.
wrote that the PlyG enzyme may help detect anthrax, via detection of adenosine triphosphate released by degraded anthrax (Nature 418[6900]:825-26, 2002).
The adenosine triphosphate that is released by the degrading anthrax contributes to light that is visible on a light meter, the investigators noted (Nature 418[6900]:825-26, 2002).
The adenosine triphosphate released by the degrading anthrax contributes to light visible on a light meter, they noted (Nature 418[6900]:825-26, 2002).
Bacteria are lysed, or broken open, to release adenosine triphosphate, a substance known as ATP found in every living cell.
Adenosine triphosphate (ATP) is a molecule that supplies energy to cells for process like muscle contraction and sugar metabolism.
He became the first Japanese to receive the grand prize for his discovering of the rotation of adenosine triphsphatase (ATPase), an enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of adenosine triphosphate (ATP), which is an important energy compound in metabolism.
The most versatile of the high-energy configurations is a compound called adenosine triphosphate (ATP), each molecule of which contains two high-energy phosphates and which has been found to be concerned with body chemistry at almost every point where energy is required.
PCM-075 is a highly-selective adenosine triphosphate competitive inhibitor of the serine/threonine polo-like-kinase 1 (PLK 1) enzyme, which is over-expressed in multiple hematologic and solid tumor cancers.
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