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creatine phosphate

creatine phosphate (phosphocreatine) A high-energy, phosphorylated, nitrogenous compound that acts as an energy store in muscles and helps to maintain a relatively constant level of ATP in the muscle during contraction. In a reversible reaction in the presence of creatine kinase: creatine phosphate + ADP ↔ creatine + ATP.

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phosphocreatine

phosphocreatine (fos-foh-kree-ă-teen) n. creatine phosphate (see creatine).

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phosphocreatine

phosphocreatine See CREATINE PHOSPHATE.

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