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(Science: chemistry) a compound that becomes an acid in the presence of water or becomes a base when water is removed.

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Thiamine Pyrophosphate

maybe it states that the bonding of those two phosphate molecule contains a high enegy bonds which is like in ATP which is phosphate anhydride instead of phosphate ester..I think the bonds is represented with (~) instead of (-). and when these high energy bonds is broken down, it will generate ...

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by victor
Tue Feb 07, 2006 12:24 pm
Forum: Molecular Biology
Topic: Thiamine Pyrophosphate
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