ATP synthase(redirected from Atp synthetase complexes)
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ATP synthase[¦ā¦tē¦pē ′sin‚thās]
An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of phosphate and adenosine diphosphate into adenosine triphosphate during oxidative phosphorylation in mitochondria and bacteria or phosphorylation in chloroplasts.
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