nucleoside triphosphate


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nu·cle·o·side tri·phos·phate

a nucleoside in which the H of one of the ribose hydroxyls (usually the 5') is replaced by a triphosphoric group, -PO(OH)-O-PO(OH)-O-PO(OH)2 or the corresponding conjugate base, for example, adenosine triphosphate.
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lactis is added to milk, the bacterium uses enzymes to produce energy molecules from lactose, namely adenosine triphosphate, which is a nucleoside triphosphate used in cells as a coenzyme.
Finger, "Nucleoside triphosphate diphosphohydrolase-2 is the ecto-ATPase of type I cells in taste buds," Journal of Comparative Neurology, vol.
have shown that the indole compounds as inhibitors of nucleoside triphosphate hydrolase can prevent tachyzoite replication in vitro [17].
This technology enables the delivery of high levels of nucleoside triphosphate in the liver, potentially maximizing drug efficacy and limiting systemic side effects.
Adenosine triphosphate (ATP), the first nucleoside triphosphate, was discovered in 1929 and synthesized in 1948.
SEASONAL CHANGES IN RED CELL NUCLEOSIDE TRIPHOSPHATE LEVELS IN MALE FENCE LIZARDS.
Nucleoside triphosphate diphosphohydrolase-1 (NTPDase1) is the main ectonucleotidase at the surfaces of vascular endothelial cells, blood cells, and smooth muscle cells [7, 8].
Basically, this works by incorporating a small amount of UTP in the PCR master mixes alongside TTP and the other three usual nucleoside triphosphates. During amplification, a small number of these UTP substitute in for TTP, resulting in all amplicons having at least a few uradine nucleotides incorporated.
Thus, thermostable DNA polymerases belonging to various families can differ in their capability to incorporate modified nucleoside triphosphates in a created daughter DNA strand in the course of a polymerase reaction.
TriLink BioTechnologies, a company that manufactures custom oligonucleotides, modified nucleoside triphosphates, long RNA transcripts and CleanAmp PCR products, has signed a contract with American Cleanroom Systems and Kelchlin Construction.
The nucleoside triphosphates of pyrimidine analogs (2-aminopyridin-5-yl and 3-methyl-2-pyridon-5-yl), which lack the 2-keto group of C and T, strongly inhibited PCR amplification by Taq DNA polymerase or the Klenow fragment of Escherichia coli DNA polymerase I (KF).

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