inosinic acid


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inosinic acid

[¦in·ə¦sin·ik ′as·əd]
(biochemistry)
C10H13N4O8P A nucleotide constituent of muscle, formed by deamination of adenylic acid; on hydrolysis it yields hypoxanthine andD-ribose-5-phosphoric acid.
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Estimation of inosinic acid in chicken muscle and its formation and degradation during post-mortem aging.
There should be a positive correlation between the concentration of inosinic acid and ATP hydrolase activity, as well as a negative correlation between the concentration of inosinic acid and its degrading enzyme activity in muscle, because inosinic acid is the intermediate product in ATP metabolism.
The polyribonucleotides can be made of inosinic acid (poly I), cytidilic acid (poly C), adenylic acid (poly A) or uridylic acid (poly U).

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