atp atp  /ˈeɪ ˈti ˈpi/

Definition(s):

  • (n) a nucleotide derived from adenosine that occurs in muscle tissue; the major source of energy for cellular reactions

Usage(s):

  1. Mental stress seems to make blood platelets release the chemical atp into the bloodstream, and atp produces blood clots, a major cause of heart attacks.
  2. In 1993 he won the atp media excellence award.

News

  1. Federer's assault on ATP record book continues

    LONDON, June 17 (UPI) -- Roger Federer continued his climb in the ATP record book with his win at the Gerry Weber Open.
    on June 17, 2013     Source: UPI

  2. Is ATP + HMB an ideal combination to create a ‘new and untapped category in sports’?

    Supplements containing a combination of the leucine metabolite beta-hydroxy-beta-methylbutyrate (HMB) and adenosine-triphosphate (ATP) may boost lean body mass and strength, says a new study.
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Nutraingredients.com

  3. Bankruptcy: ATP, DIP Lenders At Odds Over Budget, Look For Path Forward

    ATP Oil & Gas? DIP lenders say they have reached an impasse with the company?s management over a budget for, in the first instance, maintaining the company?s operations pending the closing of the DIP lenders? purchase of ATP?s Gulf of Mexico assets, and subsequently for the company?s post-closing wind-down, but despite escalating rhetoric on both sides, the extent to which the dispute at this ...
    on June 14, 2013     Source: Forbes

Quotes

  1. "Congratulations to Kei on winning his first ATP title," Blake said. "I'm sure it will be one of many. He's been impressive all week. He has a very bright future."
    on Feb 16, 2008 By: James Blake Source: International Herald Tribune

  2. "It was not good what Andy did. If you know something, you have to go to the ATP immediately, not wait 10 months and then speak out about what happened all that time ago," Ljubicic said.
    on Oct 12, 2005 By: Ivan Ljubicic Source: 940 News

  3. "Textbooks have it that life arose from organic soup and that the first cells grew by fermenting these organics to generate energy in the form of ATP. We provide a new perspective on why that old and familiar view won't work at all," said team...
    on Feb 2, 2010 By: Nick Lane Source: Oneindia

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