creatine kinase
noun Date: 1964 any of three isoenzymes found especially in vertebrate skeletal and myocardial muscle that catalyze the transfer of a high-energy phosphate group from phosphocreatine to ADP with the formation of ATP and creatine

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  • creatine kinase — n any of three isoenzymes found esp. in vertebrate skeletal and myocardial muscle and the brain that catalyze the transfer of a high energy phosphate group from phosphocreatine to ADP with the formation of ATP and creatine and typically occur in… …   Medical dictionary

  • Créatine kinase — ● Créatine kinase enzyme essentiellement musculaire intervenant dans la mise en réserve d énergie par phosphorylation de la créatine …   Encyclopédie Universelle

  • creatine kinase — creatine kinase. См. креатинкиназа. (Источник: «Англо русский толковый словарь генетических терминов». Арефьев В.А., Лисовенко Л.А., Москва: Изд во ВНИРО, 1995 г.) …   Молекулярная биология и генетика. Толковый словарь.

  • Creatine kinase — Crystals of creatine kinase Creatine kinase (CK), also known as creatine phosphokinase (CPK) or phospho creatine kinase (and sometimes incorrectly as creatinine kinase), is an enzyme (EC 2.7.3.2) expressed by various tissues and cell types. CK… …   Wikipedia

  • creatine kinase — (= creatine phosphokinase) (EC 2.7.3.2.) Dimeric enzyme (82 kD) that catalyses the formation of ATP from ADP and creatine phosphate in muscle …   Dictionary of molecular biology

  • creatine kinase — noun An enzyme that catalyzes the phosphorylation of creatine …   Wiktionary

  • creatine kinase — noun : any of three isoenzymes found especially in vertebrate skeletal and myocardial muscle and the brain that catalyze the transfer of a high energy phosphate group from phosphocreatine to ADP with the formation of ATP and creatine and… …   Useful english dictionary

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