kinase definition

  • noun:
    • any one of different enzymes that catalyze the transfer of a phosphate team from a donor, such as for instance ADP or ATP, to an acceptor.
    • any one of a small grouping of enzymes that transfers phosphate teams from high-energy donor molecules, like ATP, to particular target particles (substrates); the process is termed phosphorylation.
    • One of a class of enzymes that catalyze transfer of a phosphate group from ATP to a different molecule; its a form of phosphorylase.
    • A ferment-like human body which will be effective at making physiologically energetic another ferment and therefore creates chemical changes in a 3rd body whilst in it self its evidently inert.
    • an enzyme that catalyzes the transformation of a proenzyme to a working enzyme

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