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a·den·o·sine

 (ə-dĕn′ə-sēn′)
n.
A nucleoside, C10H13N5O4, composed of adenine linked to ribose, that is a component of nucleic acids and of ADP, AMP, and ATP, and that plays a role in regulating various physiological functions.

[Blend of adenine and ribose.]
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adenosine

(æˈdɛnəˌsiːn; ˌædɪˈnəʊsiːn)
n
(Biochemistry) biochem a nucleoside formed by the condensation of adenine and ribose. It is present in all living cells in a combined form, as in ribonucleic acids. Formula: C10H13N5O4
[C20: a blend of adenine + ribose]
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a•den•o•sine

(əˈdɛn əˌsin, -sɪn)

n.
a white, crystalline, water-soluble nucleoside, C10H13N5O4, of adenine and ribose.
[< German Adenosin (1909), b. Adenin adenine and Ribose ribose]
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a·den·o·sine

(ə-dĕn′ə-sēn′)
A compound, C10H13N5O4, that is found in living cells and is one of the nucleotides in DNA and is also a component of ADP, AMP, and ATP.
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Noun1.adenosine - (biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acidsadenosine - (biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acids; it is present in all living cells in a combined form as a constituent of DNA and RNA and ADP and ATP and AMP
biochemistry - the organic chemistry of compounds and processes occurring in organisms; the effort to understand biology within the context of chemistry
nucleoside - a glycoside formed by partial hydrolysis of a nucleic acid
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Translations
adénosine

adenosine

n adenosina
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and Giardia spp.) and viruses (of the families Adenoviridae, Coronaviridade, Rotaviriadae).
Adenoviruses (AdVs) are member of the family Adenoviridae, non-enveloped with an icosahedral nucleocapsid containing double stranded DNA genome, divided into five genera: Atadenovirus, Aviadenovirus, Ichtadenovirus, Mastadenovirus and Siadenovirus (Harrach et al., 2012).
HAdVs are members of the genus Mastadenovirus in the family Adenoviridae and cause a wide spectrum of acute and chronic diseases, including acute diarrhea, respiratory illnesses, pneumonias, and pharingoconjunctival fever [4].
Human Advs are nonenveloped double-stranded DNA viruses and belong to the Adenoviridae family [7, 8].
As for the B66 sample, we identified that 0.05% of reads belong to the Adenoviridae family, and most of them were identified as being similar to the Duck and Psittacine adenoviruses.
A number of common pathogenic viruses were detected in our cfRNA samples, including Adenoviridae, Papillomaviridae, Hepesiviridae.
Human adenoviruses (HAdVs) are nonenveloped, double-stranded DNA viruses in the family Adenoviridae; seven species (A-G) and >60 genotypes are known to cause human infection (1).
Adenoviruses, a major cause of viral conjunctivitis, (1-3) are double-stranded non-enveloped DNA viruses belonging to the family Adenoviridae, genus Mastadenovirus.
AdVs, belonging to the family Adenoviridae and genus Mastadenovirus, are nonenveloped viruses that are 70100 nm in diameter and have linear, double-stranded DNA enclosed by a protein shell (capsid).