noun. ['əˈdɛnəˌsiːn'] (biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acids; it is present in all living cells in a combined form as a constituent of DNA and RNA and ADP and ATP and AMP.
Sentences with adenosine-triphosphate
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These triglycerides are broken off and turned into the fuel for our body known as adenosine triphosphate or ATP, and then used in the cell for energy production.
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The nucleotides adenosine diphosphate (ADP) and adenosine triphosphate (ATP) are at the heart of the equations in which energy for cellular use is extracted from the chemical bonds of nutrients.
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CoQ10 is essential for your body's production of ATP or adenosine triphosphate, your body's energy molecule.
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“Magnesium is necessary for activating ATP (or adenosine triphosphate), which is the main source of energy in the body,” Largeman-Roth notes.