adenosine monophosphate


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Related to adenosine monophosphate: guanosine monophosphate, Cyclic adenosine monophosphate
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a nucleotide found in muscle cells and important in metabolism

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Cells obtain energy from conversion of adenosine triphosphate (ATP) to adenosine monophosphate (AMP).
The mutation leads to a loss of guanosine triphosphatase activity and thus to adenyl cyclase overactivity and subsequent overproduction of cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP).
THE EFFECT OF LOWERING CELLULAR LEVELS OF CYCLIC ADENOSINE MONOPHOSPHATE ON THE CYTOTOXIC FUNCTION OF HUMAN NATURAL KILLER CELLS.
The parathyroid hormone-related protein (PTHrP) and urinary cyclic adenosine monophosphate levels were not determined.
One mutant called cheapdate affects a signaling system that plays a role in many regulatory processes in a cell and which involves the compound cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP).
At the recommended dose of one 125 mg delayed-release tablet taken orally, twice daily, Fulyzaq[TM] works to inhibit both the cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP)-stimulated cystic fibrosis transmembrane conductance regulator (CFTR) chloride ion (C1-) channel, and the calcium-activated C1- channels (CaCC).
Editor's Note: The authors list increased expression of the longevity gene SIRT1, altered expression of nuclear factor kappa-beta (NF-kB), activation of adenosine monophosphate activated protein kinase (AMPK), improved glucose metabolism, and other factors as possible mechanisms for improvements in cognitive function observed in association with resveratrol.
Adenosine monophosphate activated protein kinase (AMPK) is a metabolic master switch and a primary target for those seeking to treat type II diabetes.
Research led by Thomas Gregor, an assistant professor of physics at Princeton, and Satoshi Sawai, a former postdoctoral fellow in the laboratory of Princeton biologist Edward Cox and now at the University of Tokyo, has shown that food-deprived amoebae are prodded into their coordinated clumping by the chemical cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP), effectively changing the parameters of the cell environment.
Examples of cyclic nucleotides are cyclic guanosine monophosphate (cGMP) and cyclic adenosine monophosphate (cAMP).
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