pyrophosphate

(redirected from diphosphate)
Also found in: Dictionary, Thesaurus, Encyclopedia, Wikipedia.

pyrophosphate

 [pi″ro-fos´fāt]
any salt of pyrophosphoric acid.

py·ro·phos·phate (PP, PPi),

(pī-rō-fos'fāt),
A salt of pyrophosphoric acid; accumulates in cases of hypophosphatasia; sometimes referred to as inorganic pyrophosphate (PPi).
Synonym(s): diphosphate

pyrophosphate

/py·ro·phos·phate/ (-fos´fāt) a salt of pyrophosphoric acid.

py·ro·phos·phate

(PP) (pī'rō-fos'fāt)
A salt of pyrophosphoric acid; accumulates in cases of hypophosphatasia; sometimes referred to as inorganic pyrophosphate (PPi).

py·ro·phos·phate

(PP) (pī'rō-fos'fāt)
A salt of pyrophosphoric acid; accumulates in cases of hypophosphatasia.

pyrophosphate (pī´rōfos´fāt),

n compound found in parotid saliva that helps delay calcification of bacteria plaque. It is also the active ingredient of commercial tarter-control oral hygiene products.

pyrophosphate

any salt of pyrophosphoric (diphosphoric) acid.
References in periodicals archive ?
Because of increasing comfort with the safety profile of motesanib diphosphate, the Company has re-launched its head-to-head Phase 2 study of this agent versus Avastin([R]) in the treatment of metastatic breast cancer.
Clinical data will be presented on seven investigational therapies: AMG 531 in thrombocytopenic patients with myelodysplastic syndrome (MDS), motesanib diphosphate (AMG 706) in locally advanced or metastatic thyroid cancer; and AMG 102, AMG 386, AMG 479, AMG 655, and rhApo2L/TRAIL in patients with advanced solid tumors.
Deal Includes Global Partnership for Motesanib Diphosphate, which Provides Amgen with an Additional $100 Million Upfront Payment, $175 Million in Success- based Milestones for First 2 Indications, Double Digit Royalties on Japan Sales, and 50/50 Profit Sharing Outside of Japan
Contract awarded for code: dexamethasone 363 na phosphate o diphosphate neomycin sulfate with solution 0.
Prasugrel is an investigational oral antiplatelet agent designed to prevent platelet activation by blocking adenosine diphosphate receptors on the platelet surface.
TATA-box mutant in the promoter of the uridine diphosphate glucuronosyltransferase gene in Italian patients with Gilbert's syndrome.
Another recently introduced flame retardant that looks promising in PC/ABS and other engineering-resin blends is Fyrolflex RDP, an oligomeric aryl diphosphate ester from Akzo Chemicals, Inc.
The late-stage pipeline contains two compounds - motesanib diphosphate, for non-small cell lung cancer; and denosumab, the bone loss medicine.
Prasugrel is an investigational anti-platelet agent designed to prevent platelet activation and aggregation by blocking adenosine diphosphate receptors on the platelet surface.
The free form of thiamin occurs mainly in plasma, whereas the coenzyme thiamin diphosphate (TDP) [1] predominates intracellularly.
The new system, which reportedly meets the most stringent fire standards, can be used with as little as 20 phr of melamine along with a liquid chlorinated monophosphate or diphosphate ester, Olin says.