adenosine triphosphatase


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adenosine triphosphatase

[ə¦den·ə‚sēn ‚trī′fäs·fə‚tās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the hydrolysis of adenosinetriphosphate. Abbreviated ATPase.
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The activity levels of adenosine triphosphatases were also found to be significantly lower (P<0.
These observations bring us to the conclusion that hawthorn and digoxin probably bind at the same site of Na, K adenosine triphosphatase and probably compete for binding sites and that hawthorn appears to be more potent, causing further concern for individuals who are taking digoxin and who may self-medicated with hawthorn.
Histochemical analyses were performed on ventricular muscles submitted to nicotinamide--adenine--dinucleotide tetrazolium reductase (NADH-TR), succinate dehydrogenase (SDH), and myofibrillar adenosine triphosphatase (mATPase) reactions.
The uvulae were serially sectioned and stained with a solution specific for membrane-bound calcium-modulated adenosine triphosphatase, a high concentration of which is found in taste receptors.
Immunohistochemically and histochemically, LCs are positive for S100, CD1a, peanut agglutinin lectin, and adenosine triphosphatase.

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