creatin creatin

Definition(s):

  • (n) an amino acid that does not occur in proteins but is found in the muscle tissue of vertebrates both in the free form and as phosphocreatine; supplies energy for muscle contraction

Usage(s):

  1. If the creatine kinase level is high in such a woman, she should be advised to have no more children.
  2. Pfanstiehl Laboratories has been manufacturing synthetic high-purity creatine since 1961.

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