Adenosine triphosphate

Adenosine triphosphate

WordNet



noun


(1)   A nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue; the major source of energy for cellular reactions
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Noun



  1. A nucleotide that occurs in muscle tissue, and is used as a source of energy in cellular reactions, and in the synthesis of nucleic acids.
  2. A neurotransmitter recognised by purinergic receptors.