myokinase


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myokinase

[¦mī·ō′kī‚nās]
(biochemistry)
An enzyme that catalyzes the reversible transfer of phosphate groups in adenosinediphosphate; occurs in muscle and other tissues.
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6A), it might have followed the degradation pathway of nucleotides: ADP degrades into AMP under myokinase, then under the action of AMP deaminase, AMP has two degradation pathway: (1) Reduced to IMP, which is predominant in the meat degradation, and a part of IMP will further decompose to HxR under the effect of phosphoesterase.
Oliver, "A spectrophotometric method for the determination of creatine phosphokinase and myokinase," The Biochemical Journal, vol.