inosinic acid(redirected from inosine 5-monophosphate)
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inosinic acid[¦in·ə¦sin·ik ′as·əd]
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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