GTP

noun \ ˌjē-(ˌ)tē-ˈpē \

Definition of GTP

: an energy-rich nucleotide analogous to ATP that is composed of guanine, ribose, and three phosphate groups and is necessary for peptide-bond formation during protein synthesis called also guanosine triphosphate

Origin and Etymology of gtp

guanosine triphosphate


Medical Dictionary

GTP

noun \ ˌjē-(ˌ)tē-ˈpē \

medical Definition of GTP

: an energy-rich nucleotide analogous to ATP that is composed of guanine linked to ribose and three phosphate groups and is necessary for peptide bond formation during protein synthesis called also guanosine triphosphate

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