creatine phosphate n.
[kree-eyt] /kriˈeɪt/ verb (used with object), created, creating. 1. to cause to come into being, as something unique that would not naturally evolve or that is not made by ordinary processes. 2. to evolve from one’s own thought or imagination, as a work of art or an invention. 3. Theater. to perform (a role) for […]
creatininase cre·at·i·nin·ase (krē-āt’n-ēn-ās’, -āz’, -ə-nās’, -nāz’) n. An enzyme that catalyzes the conversion of creatine to creatinine, with participation of ATP.
[kree-at-n-een, -in] /kriˈæt nˌin, -ɪn/ noun, Biochemistry. 1. a crystalline end product of creatine metabolism, C 4 H 7 N 3 O, occurring in urine, muscle, and blood. /kriːˈætəˌniːn/ noun 1. an anhydride of creatine that is abundant in muscle and excreted in the urine n. by 1847, from creatine + chemical suffix -ine (2). […]
- Creatinine clearance
creatinine clearance n. The volume of serum or plasma that would be cleared of creatinine by one minute’s excretion of urine.