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ADP

Definition

noun

Abbreviation for adenosine diphosphate, a nucleotide essential in photosynthesis and glycolysis.


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Compare: AMP, ATP.
See also: nucleoside diphosphate, adenosine diphosphate.


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metabolism and ATP

@iBiology 1) show me any enzyme using ADP as energy source 2) what the hell is rAMP? @elmyra67 ATP is used as energy source for most of energy-requiring reactions or to ensure one-way directionality.

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by JackBean
Mon Oct 28, 2013 8:43 am
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: metabolism and ATP
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metabolism and ATP

When the ATP molecule is hydrolysed, there will be ADP , Phosphate and portions of energy and this energy would be used for metabolism. When the ADP is hydrolysed, there would be AMP, Phosphate & Energy but the AMP is transformed into rAMP which ...

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by iBiology
Thu Oct 24, 2013 5:31 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: metabolism and ATP
Replies: 2
Views: 1155

cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera

... ring that binds to GM1 gangliosides on the surface of the intestinal epithelium cells. The A1 portion of the A subunit is an enzyme that ADP-ribosylates G proteins, while the A2 chain fits into the central pore of the B subunit ring. Upon binding, the complex is taken into the cell via ...

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by adithya528
Tue Dec 11, 2012 1:49 pm
 
Forum: Cell Biology
Topic: cellular mechanisms that result in symptoms of cholera
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Views: 4689

Spectrophotometry - why can't some products be read?

... dehydrogenase in regards to spectrophotometry. The reaction I'm given is: glucose + ATP ----(hexokinase)---> G-6-P + ADP G-6-P + NADP+ <---(G-6-P dehydrogenase)---> 6-phosphogluconolactone + NADPH The above is just for your information. Any way, I'm told that ...

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by keetner
Thu Nov 01, 2012 5:16 am
 
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Spectrophotometry - why can't some products be read?
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