(= 9-b-D-ribofuranosyladenine) The nucleoside formed by linking adenine to ribose.
- (biochemistry) a nucleoside that is a structural component of nucleic acidsFound on http://www.webdictionary.co.uk/definition.php?query=adenosine
A purine neurotransmitter and/or neuromodulator that is found in both the peripheral and central nervous system.
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Adenosine: A nucleoside containing adenine as its base. Adenosine acts to dilate the coronary arteries and is employed in the adenosine thallium scan of the heart.Found on http://www.medterms.com/script/main/art.asp?articlekey=25014
<biochemistry> A ribonucleotide which consists of the nitrogenous base adenine linked to the sugar ribose. ... <drug> A cardiac drug used in terminating PSVT involving reentry pathways that include the AV node or Wolff-Parkinson-White syndrome. For atrial flutter, atrial fibrillation, atrial or ventricular tachycardias, adenosine may pr...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/20973
(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 AMPFound on http://wordnetweb.princeton.edu/perl/webwn?s=adenosine
(ә-den´o-sēn) a nucleoside composed of the pentose sugar D-ribose and adenine. It is a structural subunit of RNA (ribonucleic acid). Adenosine nucleotides are involved in the energy metabolism of all cells. Adenosine can be linked to a chain of one, two, or three phosphate groups to form adenosine monophospha...Found on http://www.encyclo.co.uk/local/21001
Type: Term Pronunciation: ă-den′ō-sēn Definitions: 1. A condensation product of adenine and d-ribose; a nucleoside found among the hydrolysis products of nucleic acids and of the various adenine nucleotides, including ATP; adenosine accumulates in severe combined immunodeficiency disease; a potent coronary vasod il...Found on http://www.medilexicon.com/medicaldictionary.php?t=1206
a drug used to help a patient with Supraventricular tachycardia convert to normal sinus rhythmFound on http://www.ruf.rice.edu/~kemmer/Words04/usage/jargon_medical.html
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