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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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They observed the expression levels of two enzymes that play a part in the production of adenosine as well as the levels of adenosine traveling between cells.
Arrhythmia can be effectively treated with drugs like adenosine. Adenosine is an important chemical found in cells many living organisms and is used as medicine.
Fresenius Kabi has sold 6 mg per 2 mL and 12 mg per 4 mL Adenosine Injection, USP vial presentations since 2013 and 60 mg per 20 mL and 90 mg per 30 mL vial presentations since 2018.
Adenosine deaminase levels (ADA) are used as marker of cell mediated immunity, especially the ADA levels are markers of T-lymphocyte activation.
A meta-analysis[8] of patients with ACS found that adenosine can reduce the occurrence of no-reflow after PCI, as well as reduce the myocardial infarct size.
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A genetic mutation causes a lack in the adenosine deaminase enzyme, which enables immune cells to fight infection.
Caffeine is a natural stimulant, impacting the central nervous system by binding to adenosine receptors, and blocking adenosine from slowing cell activity.
Moreover, all adenosine receptors activate mitogen-activated protein kinase (MAPK) pathways, which include extracellular signal regulated kinase 1 (ERK1), ERK2, Jun N-terminal kinase, and p38 MAPK.
Moreover, radioligand binding experiments using the [A.sub.3]AR antagonist [[sup.3]H]MRE 3008F20 and western blot analysis indicated that the [A.sub.3]AR is the most abundant of all four adenosine receptor subtypes in colorectal cancer tissues as well as in colon cancer cell lines (Caco-2, DLD-1 and HT-29).
For instance, in the Pharmacopoeia of the People's Republic of China (Edition 2015) [16], the quality standards for Jinshuibao capsules included the identification of five required nucleosides, amino acids, and mannitol as well as required contents of adenosine and ergosterol.