AMP


AMP
Biochem.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble nucleotide, C10H12N5O3H2PO4, obtained by the partial hydrolysis of ATP or of ribonucleic acid, yielding on hydrolysis adenine, ribose, and orthophosphoric acid. Also called adenosine monophosphate, adenylic acid.
[1950-55; a(denosine) m(ono) p(hosphate)]

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Universalium. 2010.