adenosine diphosphate
noun Date: 1938 ADP

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  • adenosine diphosphate — n ADP * * * see ADP * * * (ADP) a nucleotide, the 5′ pyrophosphate of adenosine, involved in energy metabolism; it is produced by hydrolysis of ATP and converted back to ATP by the processes of oxidative phosphorylation and substrate level… …   Medical dictionary

  • adenosine diphosphate — adenosine diphosphate. См. АДФ. (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.

  • adenosine diphosphate — [dī fäs′fāt΄] n. ADP1 …   English World dictionary

  • Adénosine diphosphate — Pour les articles homonymes, voir ADP. Adénosine diphosphate …   Wikipédia en Français

  • Adenosine diphosphate — Chembox new ImageFile=ADP structure.svg ImageSize= IUPACName= OtherNames= Section1= Chembox Identifiers CASNo=58 64 0 PubChem=197 SMILES=Nc1ncnc2 [n] (cnc12) [C@@H] 3O [C@H] (COP( [O ] )(=O)OP(O)( [O ] )=O)C(O)C3O Section2= Chembox Properties… …   Wikipedia

  • adenosine diphosphate — adenosine 5 diphosphate Abbreviation: ADP See: adenosine triphosphate …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • adenosine diphosphate — (ADP; ah den o sĭn) The nucleoside diphosphate usually formed upon the breakdown of ATP when it provides energy for work …   Dictionary of microbiology

  • adenosine diphosphate — noun A nucleotide, the result of adenosine triphosphate losing a phosphate group in metabolism …   Wiktionary

  • adenosine diphosphate — /əˌdɛnəsɪn daɪˈfɒsfeɪt/ (say uh.denuhsin duy fosfayt) noun a compound formed when adenosine triphosphate stored in blood platelets releases a phosphate group triggering the release of metabolic energy; when damaged platelets release it, however,… …   Australian English dictionary

  • adenosine diphosphate — noun an ester of adenosine that is converted to ATP for energy storage • Syn: ↑ADP • Hypernyms: ↑nucleotide, ↑base * * * Biochem. See ADP (def. 1). [1945 50] …   Useful english dictionary

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