adenylic acid definition

  • noun:
    • See AMP.
    • A nucleotide present in RNA. Its an ester of phosphoric acid utilizing the nucleoside adenosine. It comprises of a phosphate team, a pentose sugar ribose, and also the nucleobase adenine.
    • a nucleotide present muscle cells and essential in metabolic process; reversibly convertible to ADP and ATP

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