noun (abbreviation ATP)
- (biochemistry) A nucleotide that occurs in muscle tissue, and is used as a source of energy in cellular reactions, and in the synthesis of nucleic acids.
- (neurotransmitter) A neurotransmitter recognised by purinergic receptors.
- French: Adénosine triphosphate
- German: Adenosintriphosphat
- Italian: adenosintrifosfato
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