guanylic acid

A major component of ribonucleic acid s. SYN: guanine ribonucleotide, guanosine 5′-monophosphate.
- g. reductase (GMP reductase) an enzyme that catalyzes the reaction of GMP with NADPH, producing IMP, NH3, and NADP+; a part of the purine salvage pathway.
- g. synthetase (GMP synthetase) an enzyme catalyzing the reaction of l-glutamine, XMP, and ATP to produce GMP, l-glutamate, AMP, and pyrophosphate; a key step in purine biosynthesis.

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gua·nyl·ic acid gwä-'nil-ik- n a mononucleotide C10H14N5O8P composed of guanine, a phosphate group, and a pentose

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gua·nyl·ic ac·id (gwah-nilґik) guanosine monophosphate.

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  • guanylic acid — Synonym for guanosine monophosphate (abbreviation: GMP), a (ribo)nucleotide containing the nucleoside guanosine. The corresponding deoxyribonucleotide is called deoxyguanylic acid …   Glossary of Biotechnology

  • guanylic acid — /gwah nil ik/. See GMP. [1895 1900; GUAN(INE) + YL + IC] * * * …   Universalium

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