ATP definition

  • noun:
    • An adenosine-derived nucleotide, C10H16N5O13P3, which has high-energy phosphate bonds and it is familiar with transport power to cells for biochemical processes, including muscle contraction and enzymatic metabolic rate, through its hydrolysis to ADP. ATP is hydrolyzed to AMP when it is included into DNA or RNA.
    • a nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscles; the most important source of energy for mobile responses
  • initialism:
    • adenosine triphosphate
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