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adenylate cyclase

noun ad·e·nyl·ate cy·clase \ə-ˌde-nəl-ət-ˈsī-ˌklās, -ˌāt-, -ˌklāz; ˌa-də-ˌni-lət-, -ə-ˌlāt-\

Definition of ADENYLATE CYCLASE

:  an enzyme that catalyzes the formation of cyclic AMP from ATP

First Known Use of ADENYLATE CYCLASE

1968

adenylate cyclase

noun ade·nyl·ate cyclase \ə-ˌden-əl-ət-, ˌad-ən-(ˌ)il-, -ˌāt-\   (Medical Dictionary)

Medical Definition of ADENYLATE CYCLASE

:  an enzyme that catalyzes the formation of cyclic AMP from ATP

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