ATPase

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ATPase

[‚ā‚tē′pē‚ās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that hydrolyzes adenosine triphosphate into adenosine diphosphate and phosphate.
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Hokin, The sodium-potassium adenosinetriphosphatase.
Changes in gill adenosinetriphosphatase activity associated with parr-smolt transformation in steelhead trout, coho, and spring chinook salmon.
2]-terminal portion of the adenosinetriphosphatase (ATPase) subunit 6 gene has been identified as the animal equivalent of the recently discovered yeast H+-ATPase subunit 8 gene" [2].
Serial sections of muscle were examined histochemically for myosin adenosinetriphosphatase (myofibrilar ATP-ase) after either acid (pH 4.