Definitions for "Adenylate cyclase"
Keywords:  cyclase, atp, cyclic, catalyzes, amp
the enzyme that converts ATP into cyclic AMP; it is located in cell membranes and is activated when messenger molecules (e.g., neurotransmitters or hormones) bind to specific molecular receptors on the cell surface
Enzyme catalyzing the formation of cyclic AMP from ATP.
the enzyme which changes adenosine triphosphate (ATP) into adenosine 3', 5' cyclic monophosphate (cAMP). It has an important role in controlling mechanisms within a cell.