an enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of adenosine to inosine and ammonia.
- Adenosine deaminase deficiency
a severe immune system disorder caused by a genetic inability to produce adenosine deaminase.
- Adenosine diphosphate
(def 1). noun the full name of ADP adenosine diphosphate n. ADP. adenosine diphosphate (dī-fŏs’fāt’) See ADP.
- Adenoid tissue
adenoid tissue adenoid tissue n. See lymphatic tissue. Historical Examples When this adenoid tissue grows abnormally large it forms what are known as “adenoids.” Adenoids: What They Are, How To Recognize Them, What To Do For Them United States, Public Health Service This cushion is formed of what doctors call “adenoid tissue” and is similar […]
- Adenosine monophosphate
. noun another term for adenylic acid AMP adenosine monophosphate n. AMP. Cyclic AMP. adenosine monophosphate (mŏn’ō-fŏs’fāt’) See AMP.